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Late 19th Century Louis XIV Style Boulle Religieuse Clock

A late 19th century, French, ormolu mounted tortoiseshell, brass and pewter inlaid Religieuse clock in the Louis XIV style. The stepped top with balustraded frieze containing the bell, above a glazed door flanked by turned columns and outset corners, standing on toupie feet. The circular gilt dial with Roman numeral enamel tablets and minute markers, with a twin train spring driven movement rack striking the hour & half hour on a bell. Month going movement.

Height 16 1/2” (42cm)

Width 12” (30.5cm)

Depth 5 1/4” (13.4cm)


Circa 1880