A fine quality mid 19th century ormolu clock set by the French clockmaker A Chapus, Paris (A La Gerbe D'Or, Rue de Rivoli). A beautifully detailed ormolu case with matching three branch candelabra, an embossed porcelain face with a pair of fine steel hands, an ornate door surround fitted with a pristine piece of bowed/bevelled glass. The movement is a quality eight-day with bell strike signed by Chapus, this sounds half hourly and with the hours, serviced recently, it is in perfect working order.
The sets condition throughout is immaculate. Clock measurements are: Height 38cm, Width 24 cm wide, Depth 12 cm. Sorry I cannot accept offers on this clock set but will post within the UK for free. The item "A FINE ANTIQUE ORMOLU CLOCK SET BY THE FRENCH MAKER A CHAPUS C1850 VG CONDITION" is in sale since Sunday, June 30, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "hootonantiques" and is located in Rotherham.
This item can be shipped worldwide.