Mantel Clocks, Table Clocks

antique clocks, Viennese clocks, bracket clocks

We offer all kind of Empire and Biedermeier spring and weight driven mantel clocks, some with one week mouvement and carriage clocks from the 18th and early 19th century.
Wooden cases won’t be grounded and polished to document the authenticity. The movements will only be cleaned and brought in a working condition by highly skilled, professional restorers, who have worked with antiques for many years, many within international museums.


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EMPIRE MANTEL CLOCK “Aphrodite and Cupid”
Signed: ““Franz Mayer in Wien””, circa 1815
Height: 50,7 cm, duration: one day

Fire gilt bronze case and mountings, patinated base, enamel chapter ring, gilt engine turned center, blued steel hands, balance-wheel verge escapement, grande sonnerie on bell.

Compare: Frederick Kaltenböck, Die Wiener Uhr. Wien – ein Zentrum der Uhrmacherei im 18. und 19. Jahrhundert, München 1988, no. 314, p. 154.
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