Réf : 72018
French Directoire clock in gilded bronze, early 19th century
This beautiful gilded bronze clock has an ornate dial. It is based on an elegant lyre and two beautiful cuts filled with floral arrangements.
Four columns support this elegant ensemble. There is also a very beautiful engraved bronze motif representing a centaur playing the flute "aulos" and carrying on his back a musician angel.
At the depreciation we find a basket of flowers.
The pendulum takes the form of a sun.
Fully revised wire movement
Sounds the hours and half hours
Period early 19th century
Historical Annecy: The flute "aula" or "aulos" in Greek is a double flute [...]