France – Circa 1840
This very unusual striking Crucifix clock goes on a wall. It has a magnificent “bois dore” frame with a Christ in “bronze dore” on an ebony wood cross in the center of the frame.
The time is indicated by gilded Roman numerals shown on a dark green lacquered metal globe revolving above the figure of the Christ .The clock movement goes with 8 days time and strikes the hours on a gong.
The frame ,the crucifix and the clock are covered by a movable glass window itself framed in bois dore.
The clock has its pendulum ,its key and was completely revised . A 2 years warranty comes with it.
condition : excellent
Dimensions: 20″W x 29″H