Ormolu Louis XVI alcove cartel.
Richly decorated in the Louis XV to Louis XVI Transition style. (Transition period, circa 1775.
Signed Meyer à Paris.
Our piece is a rare ring-on-demand model : it allows the sleeper to know the time by pulling the cord (the clock resounds the last passed hour.)
Excellent original condition : 18th century ormolu, strongly curved glass globe. The movement works.
Height : 46cm
Width : 21,5cm