Eighteens century French “Comtoise”clock Chevalier de Bethune.

French “Comtoise wall clock, Chevalier de Bethune escapement.

French “Comtoise wall clock, Chevalier de Bethune escapement.

Description

Rare French eighteens century “Comtoise”clock with Chevalier de Bethune escapement and is signed Marpaux à St Jean.

The clock has a bronze relief decorated dial with enamel blue Roman numerals, surmounted by a bronze ornament and has pierced iron hands. It is complete with his original weights and wire pendulum and in working order but not restored.

Dimensions:  Large 22 cm, height 22cm, total height including bronze 33 cm.