Viktig klokke - Forgylt bronse - Charles X-tiden

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Viktig klokke - Forgylt bronse - Charles X-tiden
Mechanical - 8 day movement - half hour, one bell

Magnificent clock in mercury gilt bronze. Charles X period, representing Urania, who is the muse of astronomy and astrology, also of mathematics and the exact sciences. She's the youngest of nine muses.
She is commonly depicted dressed in blue, a colour depicting the celestial vault, having near her an earth globe, in which she measures positions with a compass that she carries in one of her hands. It has a crown or headband formed by a group of stars, which also completely cover her mantle. At his feet some instruments of mathematics are scattered.
Signed on the dial and machinery by watchmaker Verdiére during his stay in Paris.

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Partidetaljer
Object
Viktig klokke
Model name
Urania
Material
Forgylt bronse
Clock mechanism
Mechanical
Power Reserve
8 day movement
Striking
half hour, one bell
Manufacturer
Verdiére a París
Style
Charles X
Estimated Period
Charles X-tiden
Dated
1825
Country of Origin
Frankrike
Condition
Utmerket stand - knapt brukt med minimal tegn på aldring og slitasje
I god tilstand
Ja
Weight
6.5 kg
Height
48 cm
Depth
13 cm
Width
33 cm
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