Order No.: PTW 1784
Dated: Paris ca. 1799
Gilt and fineley chased bronze clock, depicting the Africa next to a seated lion and a turtle.
original white enamel dial with black Arabic hour- and minute numerals.
The artist identified through the "Livre de desseins" (No. 35) as the broncier Deverberie. This model is published in Ottomeyer, H.; Pröschel, P., "Vergoldete Bronzen", Klinkhardt & Biermann, München 1986, tome I, p. No. , as well as in Augarde, J.-D.: "Les Ouvries du Temps", Genf 1996, p. , as well as in Wannenes, G.: "Le più belle pendole francesi", Leonardo Editore s.r.l., Mailand 1991, p.
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Movement "Parisian Type", 8-day-going, 1/2-hour and hour striking on a bell, outer count-wheel, silk-suspended pendulum.