AN ENGLISH TORTOISE SHELL CLOCK, 18TH CEN.
Sold for: $2,250
Neoclassical design tortoise shell case inlaid with ivory and painted white wood trim. Dial with Roman Numerals, second hand dial and the words "Due Our A Corbeil". The thermometer is attached to a back plate that is marked Paris 1743. Glass dome covers the clock and the bell is located in the black wood base that the clock sits on. Movement tested.
Dimensions: H: 16 x 8 1/4 x 23 1/2 in., (15.2 x 21 x 59.7 cm.)
Very good overall, good movement