London, South Kensington
12 December 2007
A Louis Philippe ormolu eight day striking portico clock
Douyon, Paris. Circa 1840
The gilt-brass dial with painted numerals and signed DOUYON à PARIS to the engine-turned centre, twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell; pendulum, winding key
17½in. (44.5cm) high
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