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French Directoire clock in gilded bronze, early 19th century
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Period :
19th century
Provenance :
France
Medium :
Gilt bronze
Dimensions :
l. 6.3 inch X H. 17.13 inch X P. 4.33 inch
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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
Gilt bronze
la France
Period early 19th century

Historical Annecy: The flute "aula" or "aulos" in Greek is a double flute whose sound was similar to that of the string or clarinet. This instrument is often represented in the hands of satyrs, centaurs and divinity Greek and Etruscan.

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