Century French Boulle faux tortoiseshell Clock - Henry Marc. Striking the hour and half hour, it has a nice sounding bell. It has an outside count wheel and silk suspension the movement is stamped and numbered. Its date not later than 1836 when silk suspensions were upgraded to suspension springs. It does have some small losses to the faux tortoiseshell in places see photos.
There is a chip to the enamel dial near the edge at the 9 position - see photos. No losses to the inlaid brass. It comes with key and pendulum. The clock stands 11 1/2 High x 6 1/4 Wide x 4 1/4 Deep. See photographs for overall condition.The item "RARE Antique Mid 19th Century French Boulle faux Tortoiseshell Clock- Henry Marc" is in sale since Tuesday, November 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Bracket Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "bidformeifyouwantme" and is located in Witney, Oxfordshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.