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  • The rectangular glazed ormolu case has numerous decorative appliques including a palmette border, five decorative finials, five-pointed stars to the sides and a reeded for the five-minute marks, cast ormolu hands, is signed by the maker,. — “Period French”,
  • Definition of ormolu in the Online Dictionary. Meaning of ormolu. Pronunciation of ormolu. Translations of ormolu. ormolu synonyms, ormolu antonyms. Information about ormolu in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. — “ormolu - definition of ormolu by the Free Online Dictionary”,
  • Ormolu definition, an alloy of copper and zinc used to imitate gold. See more. — “Ormolu | Define Ormolu at ”,
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  • ormolu (plural ormolus) Golden or gilded brass or bronze used for decorative purposes. ormolu (comparative more ormolu, superlative most ormolu) Made from golden or gilded. — “ormolu - Wiktionary”,
  • a design company specializing in textural graphics for paper, fabric, and packaging solutions. — “Ormolu Design”,
  • Ormolu is a coating used to imitate gold. True ormolu pieces are rare today, since the process of creating ormolu is extremely. — “What is Ormolu?”,
  • Ormolu located in Carlow are experts in antique restoration We have worked hard to be established in restoration & french polishing. We are based at our workshop in Carlow but have carried out work nationwide. — “Antique Restoration Ireland, French Polishing Ireland, Window”, ormolu.ie
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  • Definition of ormolu from Webster's New World College Dictionary. Meaning of ormolu. Pronunciation of ormolu. Definition of the word ormolu. Origin of the word ormolu. — “ormolu - Definition of ormolu at ”,
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  • ormolu ( ) n. Any of several copper and zinc or tin alloys resembling gold in appearance and used to ornament furniture, moldings, architectural. — “ormolu: Definition from ”,
  • ormolu. ormolu (ôr'mulOO) [key], finish used on metal to imitate gold. Ormolu mountings were characteristic of 18th-century furniture and attained their highest artistic and technical development in. — “ormolu — ”,
  • Definition of word from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary with audio pronunciations, thesaurus, Word of the Day, and word games. Definition of ORMOLU : golden or gilded brass or bronze used for decorative purposes (as in mounts for furniture) Origin of ORMOLU. French or moulu, literally, ground. — “Ormolu - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster”, merriam-
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  • Encyclopedia article about ormolu. Information about ormolu in the Columbia Encyclopedia, Computer Desktop Encyclopedia, computing dictionary. — “ormolu definition of ormolu in the Free Online Encyclopedia”, encyclopedia2
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  • French Ormolu MountingsOrmolu mountings were characteristic of 18th-century furniture and attained their highest artistic and technical development in France, especially in the work of Charles Cressent, Pierre Gouthière, and Jacques Caffieri. — “eBay Guides - Identifying Authentic Ormolu Bronze Dore”,
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  • Each arm of the candelabra terminating in an ormolu drip pan and candle holder The ormolu central candelholder also has a flaming finial French Circa 1825 Height 80 cm £5 500 the pair click above for a larger image
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  • supports ormolu mounts containing oval marble medallions a cloisonné enamel band and large decorative finial All supported on acircular marble base French circa 1880 Height 60 cm SOLD click above for a larger image
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  • Antique French 1940s ormolu mounted sycamore sideboard - : Antique French 1940s ormolu mounted sycamore sideboard cabinet with a rectangular top above 2 doors flanking 4 drawers on 2 shaped pedestal bases (att: MAXIME OLD) (Art Moderne/1940s, French, cabinet/case-piece, sideboard, sycamore) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Antique French Empire style ormolu mounted mahogany arm - : Antique French Empire style ormolu mounted mahogany arm chair with black leather seat and back (19th Cent) (French, Empire, seating, chair/arm chair, mahogany) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Antique 3 French Art Deco ormolu and etched mirror 2 arm - : Antique 3 French Art Deco ormolu and etched mirror 2 arm wall sconces with shield form backplates engraved with floral motifs (PRICED EACH) (Art Deco, French, lighting, sconces, mirrored) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Stunning Ormolu and Sevres Porcelain Boudoir Clock by Japy Freres. www.Dragon- Stunning Ormolu and Sevres Porcelain Boudoir Clock by Japy Freres. ~French - Circa 1870 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled ~~ A fine and stunning original antique French boudoir clock by the famous maker Japy Freres. It is beautifully made of ormolu (fine gilded brass finely modelled and chased, and mounted with exquisite Serves style porcelain. Porcelain has a blue ground and is delicately painted with a cherub to the dial and a couple in a country scene in the panel below the dial. The lower panel is finely painted with a floral swag. The porcelain dial and panels are signed by the artist to the reverse .The dial has red 'jewel' half hour markers, beautifully fretted gilt brass hands and is signed by the Paris retailer Constantin Louis Detouche, Rue Saint-Martin. Constantin Louis Detouche was a very fine clockmaker and retailer who had close ties with both Jacques Francois Houdin and Houdin's son-in-law the great Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin. Detouche is first listed as working in Rue de Venise, Paris, in 1820 then in 1825 he moved to Rue Saint-Martin where it appears he stayed until 1890. Scroll down for many more pictures Both the front and rear bezels are glazed with bevelled glass, the movement can be seen through the rear door. The French movement is of very high quality as one would expect of Japy Freres. It has both the Japy Freres and the C. Detouche marks on the movement backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition ...
  • Pair Gregoire Ormolu French Candelabras Signed Canonbury Antiques - Pair Gregoire Ormolu French Candelabras Signed
  • Large Early Ormolu Antique French Rococo Clock Silk Suspension movement by Honoré Pons www.dragon- - see our website for pictures and description Large Early Ormolu Antique French Rococo Clock Silk Suspension movement by Honoré Pons. ~ French - Circa 1830 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, very original, fully overhauled ~~ A superb and beautiful, original early antique French Rococo clock of the most stunning quality and condition. It dates from around 1830 and has the Honoré Pons gold medal 1827 mark on the movement backplate. It is crisply and finely modelled in ormolu (fine gilded bronze) in a typically flamboyant Rococo design and has its original gild which is in lovely, untouched condition. The case is deeply waisted with elaborate 'C' scrolls and foliage. The front, sides and rear have elaborately fretted panels through which the pendulum can be seen swinging. The top is surmounted by a large finial of beautifully modelled flowers. The clock sits on an integral base, also heavily and finely modelled in the Rococo taste. This is a most stunning large and heavy early clock in fine condition, clocks of this age and quality are rare and highly prized. Scroll down for many more pictures! The dial is also gilded bronze, mounted with 12 individual enamel cartouches. It is complete with original finely fretted hands. The rear door of the clock is glazed to allow the movement to be seen. The French movement is of excellent quality and is fitted with the earlier silk suspension. The clockmaker is Honoré Pons, is listed in Loomes and Baillie and is credited ...
  • Superb and Very Large Rococo Red Lacquer and Ormolu Bracket Clock, complete with original bracket. Superb and Very Large Rococo Red Lacquer and Ormolu Bracket Clock complete with original bracket ~French - Circa 1880 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully working ~~ A very large and stunning Rococo bracket clock, on its original bracket it is almost 4 feet in height. (See the picture below showing one of our Rococo clock sets for size comparison). The shape is the classic rococo key hole shape with glazed door to the front and glazed panels to the side, allowing the pendulum to be seen swinging within. It is red Vernis Martin style lacquer work, exquisitely painted with floral swags. The Ormolu mounts (Doré Bronze or fine gilded brass / bronze) are finely modelled and crisply chased with a lovely clean and bright original gilding. To the top is a beautifully large and flamboyant rococo finial. The dial is ormolu mounted with 24 individual enamel cartouches for the hours and minutes and one to the centre. It is fitted with the original hand cut and blued steel hands. The French movement is of the highest quality and has the Paris retailers mark on the movement backplate. It is the large square plated version of the Pendule de Paris movement and has the benefit of pin-pallet escapement. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully serviced by our clockmaker. Pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is ...
  • Antique Pair of French Empire style ormolu shield form - : Antique Pair of French Empire style ormolu shield form 16 branch wall lights with crossed palm fronds surrounding a scrolling vine cast pierced interior (Prob. CALDWELL, late 19th Cent) (French, Empire, lighting, sconces, bronze doré) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Vincenti Ormolu and White Marble Portico Cherub Clock Set Go to www.Dragon- for full details and photos
  • Early Ormolu Boudoir Clock by Leroy A Paris ~ French - Circa 1850 Dragon- presents. See our website now for full pictures, HQ video and description. Early Ormolu Boudoir Clock by Leroy A Paris. ~French - Circa 1850 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully working ~~ A superb and early ormolu (fine gilded bronze/brass) boudoir clock by the well known maker Leroy, Paris. It features two delightful cherubim seated each side of the clock, holding a laurel wreath which is hung around an urn. The dial is enamel on copper and is signed with the makers name and has the original finely fretted gilt brass hands. Movement is visible through the glazed back door. The case is beautifully made in bronze/brass, hand chased and then gilded, the gilding is in very good condition. The Antique French movement is the early and small type of Pendule de Paris with outside hammer return spring. It features the superior pin-pallet escapement and has the makers signature on the backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled and tested by our clockmaker. We have replaced the missing pendulum. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and half-hours on a bell. See the video clip below to see the clock running and striking. Basile Charles Le Roy was the Master Clockmaker to Napoleon & along with his son Charles-Louis were clockmakers to the Princess Pauline and the Duke de Bourbon. Examples of their work are in all the major collections as well in the Ministere de la Guerre, Paris. The Maison de Le Roy was ...
  • Antique French 1940s rectangular ormolu & travertine marble - : Antique French 1940s rectangular ormolu & travertine marble coffee table with rectangular top above scroll-headed tapering legs (att: JEAN-CHARLES MOREUX) (Art Moderne/1940s, French, table, coffee table, gilt) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Antique Pair of French 1940s ormolu mounted parquetry & - : Antique Pair of French 1940s ormolu mounted parquetry & maple cabinets with a pair of doors over 2 drawers flanked by scroll headed angles (att: ANDRE ARBUS) (Art Moderne/1940s, French, cabinet/case-piece, cabinet, maple) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Antique French Marble and Ormolu Protico Clock www.Dragon- presents a superb green specimen marble and ormolu portico boudoir clock. See our website for more details!
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  • Very Large Rococo Boulle & Ormolu Bracket Clock complete with original bracket. www.Dragon- Very Large Rococo Boulle & Ormolu Bracket Clock complete with original bracket. Email Julie now to reserve this fabulous clock! ~ Antique French - Circa 1880 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A very large and stunning red Boulle work Rococo bracket clock, on its original bracket it is almost 4 feet in height. The red shell veneer is delicately inlaid with brass and mounted with fine ormolu. The shape is the classic rococo key hole shape with glazed door to the front and glazed panels to the side, allowing the ormolu pendulum to be seen swinging within. inside the case, the rear door is also decorated with Boulle work and the floor of the case is decorated with a Trompe-l'œil effect. The Ormolu mounts (Doré Bronze or fine gilded brass bronze) are finely modelled and crisply chased with a lovely clean and bright original gilding. To the top is a beautifully large and flamboyant rococo finial. The dial is ormolu mounted with 24 individual enamel cartouches for the hours and minutes and one to the centre which is signed for the retailer. It is fitted with the original hand cut andblued steel hands. The French movement is of the highest quality and is the large square plated version of the Pendule de Paris movement. It has and has the benefit of pin-pallet escapement and rack striking. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and ...
  • Antique French Art Nouveau ormolu gueridon end table with - : Antique French Art Nouveau ormolu gueridon end table with circular green onyx top on 3 legs joined by a stretcher with onyx finial (Art Nouveau, Art Nouveau, table, end table, bronze) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Japy Freres Ormolu and Specimen Marble Portico Clock Set Large Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Set by Japy Freres ~French - Circa 1880 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled ~~ A large and stunning antique French portico clock set. It is made of the most beautiful variegated specimen marble, mounted with finely finished ormolu (gilded brass/bronze) It is classical in style, the clock is mounted between a classical, square, tapered column portico with the pendulum visible swinging below. Pendulum depicts the sun god and is also ormolu. The clock is surmounted by a large marble urn with handles of mythical creatures and the side urns have lions mask handles and flame finials. The dial is enamel on copper, exquisitely decorated with floral swags delicately painted between the numbers of the dial. Hands are gilded, fretted brass. The French movement is of the highest quality and has the Japy Freres mark on the movement backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Ormolu pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, marble has a very good polish with no major chips or scratches, just the usual tiny nibbles to the edges and a very small chip to the corner of the base of one urn. Ormolu is also in very good condition with a bright and clean finish. Dial is in very good condition with no chips or scratches. Japy Freres mark on ...
  • Beautiful Marble and Ormolu Clock Set by AD Mougin. French - Circa 1890 www.Dragon- - see our website Beautiful Marble and Ormolu Clock Set by AD Mougin ~ French - Circa 1890 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A chic and classical antique French clock set. It features a most beautiful figured specimen marble, orange, pink, terracotta in colour and specially cut to emphasis the light to dark banding of the material. It is mounted with ormolu in the classical taste of Louis XVI. The clock has half pillars to the sides with floral swags and is surmounted by a large marble urn. Candelabra are modelled with fancy foliage arms which sit upon reeded columns. The original snuffers sit in the candelabra as finials. The dial is enamel on copper with delicate floral swags between the lettering and finely fretted gilt brass hands. The French movement is by AD Mougin and is of the makers usual high quality. Our clockmaker has stripped, cleaned and inspected the movement. After re-assembly we have tested it thoroughly to ensure trouble free running. We have replaced the pendulum. The movement runs for 8 days between winds and strikes the hours and half-hours on a bell. You can see the movement running and striking the bell in the video below.Condition of the case is excellent with clean and bright finish to the marble. There are occasional light scratches and nibbles and an old, barely visible repair to one candelabra column. There is some very minor wear to the original gilding on the high spots. The candelabra arms are very slightly distorted. The ...
  • Fine Early Ormolu Antique French Clock the Vintner by Vincenti Stunning Early Ormolu Clock The Vintner ~French - Circa 1860 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully working ~~ A fine and early original antique French ormolu (gilded bronze) clock by Vincenti and retailed by Rollin of Paris. It features a beautifully modelled scene of a Vintner crushing grapes to make wine. It is exquisitely detailed and of excellent quality, being gilded bronze rather then the more usual gilt spelter. The original gilding is in stunning condition with hardly any wear and has a lovely bright and clean finish. The dial is enamel on copper with original blued steel breguet hands and floral bezel. This type of clock does not have a glazed bezel. The French movement is of high quality and has both the Vincenti (Medaille D'Argent 1855) clockmaker's mark and also the retailer's mark of Rollin Paris on the backplate. It is the earlier version of Pendule De Paris movement with outside hammer return spring. The clock case unusually has the movement serial number stamped into it confirming the case and movement to be original to each other. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is a replacement. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is stunning, the original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration and there are no losses. We have gently removed years ...
  • Red Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Set, by Fritz Marti, French - Circa 1900. www.Dragon- Red Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Set by FritzMarti ~ French - Circa 1900 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled and working ~~ A large antique French portico clock set, made using the most beautiful specimen marble. It is variegated with red, pink, white and oranges to stunning effect and is mounted with ormolu (fine gilded brass) which is in lovely bright and clean condition. The clock movement has a very pretty enamelled dial that is exquisitely painted with floral swags and is complete with original gilded fretted hands. The movement is supported by four columns with the sunburst pendulum swinging beneath. Side urns are made of the same marble and are fitted with elaborate acanthus handles. The French movement by Fritz Marti and has the makers 'Medaille D'Or, Paris 1900' mark on the movement backplate. It is of excellent quality and is in full clean and working condition. We have dismantled the movement, fully cleaned and overhauled it, fitted two new springs and then tested it thoroughly until satisfied that it runs perfectly. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and half-hours on a bell. Ormolu pendulum is original, bell is a replacement. You can watch the clock running in the video clip below. Condition of the case is excellent, marble has a very good polish with no major chips or scratches, just the usual tiny nibbles to the edges. One urn has some slight chipping where one handle is attached. Ormolu is also in very ...
  • Stunning Antique French Ormolu Clock www.Dragon- present a very pretty ormolu clock in excellent original condition. Japy movement, 8 day with bell striking. See our website for more infomation.
  • Antique French Onyx and Ormolu Pendule D'Officier www.dragon- - see our website for pictures and description Ormolu and Onyx Pendule D'Officier retailer - Waring and Gillow, London ~ French - Circa 1900 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A small and beautifully chic original antique French Louis XVI style 'Pendule D'Officier, retailed by the famous firm of Waring and Gillow. It of excellent quality and is made of the most stunning variegated green onyx mounted with fine ormolu (finely gilded brass) mounts. The dial is lettered in blue on a cream enamel ground on copper and has the Waring and Gillow signature. It is fitted with original delicately fretted brass hands and convex glass bezel. The handle is a depiction of Ouroboros, the serpent eating its own tail, a symbol of the continuity of life in mythology. The French movement is of excellent quality and has a platform escapement - no pendulum to set up. It hasbeen fully overhauled by our clockmaker, runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell, click the movie below to see and hear the movement! The finish of the ormolu is excellent, bright and clean with just some very minor wear. The onyx is also in excellent condition with just some minor nibbles to the edges. The original glass has some bubbles and ripples on close inspection. The dial is in very good condition with no chips or scratches. Complete with bell and a suitable key. Dimensions of clock inches Height 10 3/4", Width 6", Depth 4 1/2" centimetres Height 27.5 cm, Width 15 cm, Depth 11.5 cm ...
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  • Green Onyx and Ormolu Four Glass Table Clock by Samuel Marti www.dragon- - see our website for many pictures Green Onyx and Ormolu Four Glass Table Clock by SamuelMarti ~ French - Circa 1890 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A decorative and chic antique French four glass table clock, made in the most beautifully figured green onyx and ormolu (fine gilded brass). The four bevelled glass sides allow the movement to be seen and the faux mercury compensated pendulum to be seen gently swinging within the case. The dial is cream enamel on copper, painted with delicate floral swags between the numerals. The interior of the case is also gilded. The French movement is by Samuel Marti and has the makers 'Medaille D'Argent 1889' make on the backplate. It is of high quality and has the superior pin-pallet escapement and rack striking. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is a replacement in polished brass, it has silvered steel in the glass tubes instead of mercury. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a coiled gong. Click the video clip below to hear the gong and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, ormolu is clean and bright with just some minor wear and tarnish in places. Onyx is also very good, there are a few slight nibbles and a small chip on the rear right hand corner. The glass panels have some slight scratches, some original air bubbles in the glass and two slight chips on the corners of the side panels. The dial is ...
  • Beautiful Antique French Ormolu and Mahogany Boudoir Clock ~ French - Circa 1895 www.Dragon- See our website for full description, lots of pictures and HQ video to download. Beautiful Antique French Ormolu and Mahogany BoudoirClock. ~ French - Circa 1895 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A stunning petit clock, beautifully made in ormolu (fine gilded brass) and mahogany. It was retailed by the well known American store Baily Banks and Biddle Co of Philadelphia. It is modelled as two cherubim, holding the clock aloft on their shoulders. The clock is mounted in a decorative mahogany barrel with the original ormolu pendulum swinging below. The back door is glazed with bevelled convex glass, allowing the movement to be seen. It is very well made and is in excellent original condition. The dial is enamel on copper, delicately lettered with black hours and red minutes. It is complete with the original fretted brass hands. The French movement is by Vincenti et Cie, it is of excellent quality. We have fully stripped cleaned and tested the movement. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and half-hours on a bell. The video clip below shows the movement running and striking. Condition of the ormolu is excellent with clean and bright finish and there are no losses. There is some minor wear to the original gilding on the high spots. Mahogany is also in excellent condition with a good clean finish. Dial is excellent with no chips or scratches. Complete with original pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if ...
  • Red Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Set, French - Circa 1900 www.Dragon- Red Marble and Ormolu PorticoClock Set ~ French - Circa 1900 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled and working ~~ A stunning antique French portico clock set, made using the most beautiful specimen red marble. It is variegated with pinks, white and oranges to stunning effect and is mounted with ormolu (fine gilded brass) which is in lovely bright and clean condition. The clock movement has a very pretty enamelled dial that is exquisitely painted with floral swags and is complete with original gilded fretted hands. The movement is supported by four columns with the original ormolu pendulum swinging beneath. Side urns are made of the same marble and are fitted with elaborate acanthus handles. The French movement is by Société Clusienne of Cluses near the Swiss border. It is of the highest quality and is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully serviced by our clockmaker. it is complete with its original ormolu pendulum, runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the movie below to watch this clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, marble has a very good polish with no major chips or scratches, just the usual nibbles to the edges and the corners. Ormolu is also in very good condition with a bright and clean finish. Dial is in very good condition with no chips or scratches. Complete with original pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Dimensions of ...
  • Ormolu Gilded Trumeau With Mirror French 19th Century A 19th Century Trumeau with mirror, with carved wood gilded in the ormolu technique. A beautiful gilded filigreed design graces the top of this lovely trumeau. This item is listed at d- For other items of interest, please visit d-
  • Pendule d'officier, white marble and ormolu www.dragon- A white marble and ormolu Pendule d'offcier clock. Excellent platform escapement movement striking on a bell.
  • Magnificent Antique French Ormolu Clock Set www.Dragon- presents Magnificent Antique French Ormolu Clock Set by SamuelMarti. ~ French - Circa 1880 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled and running ~~ A very large and stunning antique French clock set. It is beautifully made in ormolu (finely gilded brass / bronze) in the style of Louis XVI, featuring bold acanthus swags, floral swags and masked urns. Surmounting the clock is a covered urn with removable cover. Matching urns form the stems of the candelabra and the arms are formed as stylised acanthus flowers. The reverse of the clock set is decorated and brightly polished allowing the set to displayed in the centre of a room. Parts of the set are signed 'CJ'. The dial is enamel on copper, lettered in blue and is complete with original finely fretted gilt hands. It is covered with convex glass. The rear door is also glazed to allow the movement to be seen. The French movement is by Samuel Marti and has the clockmakers mark on the backplate. It is of high quality and is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is a replacement. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent with lovely clean and bright finish. There is some very minor / tarnish wear to the original gilding on the high spots. Candelabra are slightly distorted and the removable cover of the clocks urn has a ...
  • Henri Marc Paris Ormolu Rococo Boudoir Clock www.dragon- Early Ormolu Rococo Boudoir Table Clock by Henry Mark, Paris. ~ French - Circa 1850 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A beautiful and early antique French Rococo table clock dating from around 1850. It is crisply and finely modelled in ormolu (fine gilded bronze) in a typically flamboyant Rococo design and has its original gild which is in lovely condition. The case is deeply waisted with elaborate 'C' scrolls and foliage. The top is surmounted by a large urn filled with beautiful flowers. The clock sits on an integral base, also heavily and finely modelled in the Rococo taste, the pendulum can been seen swinging through the scrolls. The dial is also gilded bronze and is mounted with 12 individual enamel cartouche letters. These are blue on a white background. It is complete with original delicately cut blued steel hands. The movement is a lovely early example and is by the famous maker Henry Marc of Paris. It has the clockmakers mark on the movement backplate. It is the earlier design of the Pendulum de Paris movement with silk suspension, outside hammer stop spring and angled dial brackets in place of turned posts. The pendulum has had a replacement bob fitted. Our clockmaker has stripped and overhauled the movement and thoroughly tested it.Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, there is some minor wear and discolouration to the original gilding and it has a mellow antique colour ...
  • Antique Pair of French Empire style ormolu vases each cast - : Antique Pair of French Empire style ormolu vases each cast after the Medici vase on stepped black marble bases (after the Antique, late 19th/20th Cent) (French, Empire, accessories, urn/vase, bronze doré) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • AD Mougin White Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Go to www.Dragon- for full details and photos
  • Ormolu and pink porcelain boudoir clock www.dragon- presents a stunning little boudoir clock. It is ormolu (gilded bronze) fitted with Sevres pompourdour rose porcelain panels. Please see our website for more information.
  • Antique French Vincenti white marble and ormolu boudoir desk clock Stunning Antique French Boudoir Desk Clock by Vincenti et Cie. ~French - Circa 1870 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled & working ~~ A beautiful ormolu (fine gilded brass / bronze) and white marble desk clock. The finely cast figure is intriguingly modelled as a theatrical allegory. He wears a jesters cap and holds a jesters stick for 'comedy'. At his feet is a classical mask for 'tragedy' or 'drama' and scattered on the base are musical instruments. The crisp white marble contrasts very nicely with the ormolu which is in excellent condition. The dial is enamel on copper with the most delicately painted floral swags between the roman hours. It is complete with original finely fretted gilt brass hands and convex glass. The French movement is of very high quality and has the clockmakers mark Vincenti et Cie on the movement backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is an old replacement. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent with clean and bright finish to the ormolu and there are no losses. There is some very minor wear to the original gilding. Marble is also very good with just the occasional nibble to the edges. The dial is also excellent with no chips or scratches. Complete with pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required ...
  • Large Marble and Ormolu Clock Set ~ French - Circa 1890. www.Dragon- presents; Large Marble and OrmoluClock Set. ~ French - Circa 1890 ~ ~~ Excellent condition ~~ A large and stunning antique French specimen marble and ormolu portico clock set. It is classical in style, the clock is mounted between a classical four column portico with the pendulum visible swinging below. Pendulum depicts the sun god and is also ormolu. The top of the clock has a finial of a quiver of arrows and a flaming torché and there are finials of musical trophies above the columns. The ovoid urns have two urns with a floral swag and a musical finial. The specimen marble is beautifully figured and the ormolu is well modelled and finished. The dial is enamel on copper, decorated with floral swags delicately painted between the numbers of the dial. Hands are gilded fretted brass. The French movement is of the highest quality and has the Fritz Marti mark on the movement backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Ormolu pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, marble has a very good polish with no major chips or scratches, just the usual tiny nibbles to the edges. Ormolu is also in very good condition with a bright and clean finish. Dial is in very good condition with just two light scratches and some slight chipping around the Brocot ...
  • Antique French Shell Veneer and Ormolu Boudoir Table Clock. www.Dragon- Antique French Shell Veneer and Ormolu Boudoir TableClock. ~ French - Circa 1865 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled and working ~~ An earlier antique French table clock, veneered in a beautifully figured shell veneer and mounted with finely modelled ormolu (gilded brass bronze). The clock features a figure of cupid with his bow and quiver of arrows. It sits upon acanthus scroll feet and below the dial is a floral swag and a pair of birds - an allegory for love. To the sides are fretted panels. The dial is enamel on copper with an Arabic minute ring and the retailers signature. It is complete with original finely fretted gilt brass hands. Movement is by Vincenti and has the clockmakers "Medaille D'Argent 1855' mark on the movement backplate. It is of very good quality and has been fully overhauled and tested by our clockmaker. Pendulum is an old replacement. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and halves on a sonorous coiled gong. Click the video clip below to hear the gong and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is excellent, very little loss to the shell veneer which has mellowed to a lovely antique red-brown. The veneer does have some light surface scratches some slight cracking and a couple of very small losses. Ormolu is in excellent condition, clean and bright and recently cleaned and lacquered. The brass inlay on the shoulders of the top may have been replaced in the past. the dial is also in beautiful ...
  • Antique French 1940s ormolu mounted, black lacquered & - : Antique French 1940s ormolu mounted, black lacquered & parchment commode with doors flanking 4 short drawers (att: JACQUES ADNET; handles att: GILBERT POILLERAT, ref: pg 73) (Art Moderne/1940s, French, cabinet/case-piece, commode, parchment) (Newel Art and Antiques, New York City)
  • Japy Freres Antique French White Marble and Ormolu Portico Clock Set www.dragon- Japy Freres White Marble and Ormolu PorticoClock Set ~ French - Circa 1880 ~ ~~ Excellent condition, fully overhauled ~~ A beautifully restrained and chic Empire style portico clock set by the famous maker Japy Freres. It is modelled in crisp white marble with fine ormolu (finely gilded brass or bronze) mounts. The clock is held aloft in a drum on two white marble pillars with the ormolu sun burst pendulum swinging visibly below. The capitals of the pillars are hung with ormolu chains and topped with marble vases with pineapple finials. The bases of the pillars are decorated with motifs of cornucopia. Candelabra are conforming and have scrolling branches. The dial is white enamel on copper with the most delicate laurel swag criss-cross hands, the design of which is reflected in the bezel. The French movement is of very high quality and has the Japy Freres 'Grande Medaille D'Honneur' mark on the movement backplate. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully serviced by our clockmaker. Ormolu pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days on one wind and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video clip below to hear the bell and watch the clock running! Condition of the case is very good, ormolu mounts are clean and bright the marble has a good, clean polish. There is some wear to the original gilding and some very slight nibbles to the edges of the marble as well as some slight staining and marks. The dial is in excellent ...
  • Izuvthesqrll: Orange Ormolu Orchestra: One oddly oblique oevre, ostensibly orbiting our own output. Overplayed or overblown? #alliteration
  • zucalumezejix: Peckham drawing-room; an ormolu clock under a glass shade ornamented the.
  • rawitigix: Peckham drawing-room; an ormolu clock under a glass shade ornamented the.
  • BottoneNY: Use Of Ormolu By using a technique called ormolu, a matte gold finish is achieved on a sculpture by coating bronze with http://t.co/0xsQ0SpW
  • ormolu: RT @jakefogelnest: It's that magical time of year when @fart searches Twitter and retweets young people who are unsatisfied with their gifts! Check it out!
  • MobiLusso: French Reproduction Desk Ormolu Mounted .. http://t.co/RlxsFGPM http://t.co/qWJa0kNK
  • antiquesinuk: Stags Head Antiques Ltd just added - NICE QUALITY FRENCH ORMOLU MANTLE CLOCK (PALA ... at http://t.co/XreVeL0N - http://t.co/8h4KwkcG
  • antiquesinuk: LVS Decorative Arts just added - 19thc ormolu & ebonised wall bracket ... at http://t.co/XreVeL0N - http://t.co/hQ9bEozc
  • vintagelamps: Vtg Gim # 746 Table Lamp Brass Ormolu Hollywood Regency White Highlights Grapes: Current Price: $ 99.00 Normal 0... http://t.co/fJMG4fiI
  • ZehraCranmer: @ormolu I managed it for a month or so once, after being very ill & I'm way better than I used to be. I'll try again!
  • ormolu: @ZehraCranmer I just don't fancy it! Seems to be a physical thing... and I broke the cycle
  • ZehraCranmer: @ormolu wow! Are you still a bit ill? If you make it, I might try too #sugaraddictsrus #theremaybehope
  • ormolu: I'm still not addicted to sugar.
  • nocubuhikowe: Against the pavement, and looking up, he glanced across at the ormolu.
  • wafoneconac: Ormolu-encrusted writing-table.
  • ormolu: @anexclamation that is so hilarious. I can't stop laughing
  • gobiryjiwuwy: Ormolu clocks which made any pretence of going, the door was opened.
  • jaqypazycyz: Which the French clocks and ormolu candelabras were in the proportion of.
  • MaineAntique: STUNNING! #15267 Antique French Inlaid Brass Ormolu Serpentine Wardrobe http://t.co/JCi6nt6X
  • xenipiqarozon: Ormolu clocks which made any pretence of going, the door was opened.
  • lavulipuxeruz: Which the French clocks and ormolu candelabras were in the proportion of.
  • antiquesinuk: World of Antiques just added - French mantle clock garniture marble ormolu ... at http://t.co/XreVeL0N - http://t.co/Tv8O10lc
  • antiquesinuk: Salisbury Antiques Centre just added - Fine Quality Ormolu Mounted Burr And Figure ... at http://t.co/XreVeL0N - http://t.co/3UQSvk6J
  • almisbah01: highvictoriana: A pair of Chinoiserie Style ormolu-mounted cloisonne enamel vases, mounted as oil-lamps. Late… http://t.co/MEzSg2XF
  • avocadopardo: @RHelmsBooks that song is now ormolu implanted in my head!
  • vintagelamps: Stunning Vintage Pair Ormolu Caramel Bakelite Lamps With Period Shades: Current Price: $ 99.99 Up for auction is... http://t.co/BMdlRma1
  • antiquesinuk: Stags Head Antiques Ltd just added - SUPER QUALITY GILDED ORMOLU GLOVE BOX ... at http://t.co/XreVeL0N - http://t.co/Tj4lhySZ
  • adeteal: The time shall come, my friends, when monuments in alabaster, ormolu, and Carrara marble are built in tribute to my dippy eggs.
  • edjanes101: @ormolu @pickettywitch Hooray, about time too! For February I assume? Chepstow won't know what's hit it! ;-)
  • ormolu: @edjanes101 @pickettywitch we exchanged today!
  • edjanes101: @ormolu @pickettywitch Well you'll be in a similar position soon enough as well!
  • edjanes101: @ormolu @pickettywitch Is it worth the trip?
  • ormolu: @edjanes101 @pickettywitch I've seen it! I've seen it!
  • hilymovaqalaj: Oval ormolu tables, buhl chairs, and oaken and.

Blogs & Forum
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  • “What do you recommend for cleaning ormolu? When I say ormolu, it looks like brass to me, is there any way to tell exactly what it is? Maybe it doesn't make any difference if the cleaning Most ormolu today is gold plated brass or bronze. If the piece you”
    — BAFRA Forum - Cleaning Ormolu,

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  • “'View in the areas of Jewelry & Ormolu for sale by Ari''''s Luxury in our store! Blog. Get Your Own Store at . Copyright © 1999-2010 . All rights reserved”
    — 'Ari''s Luxury',

  • “good day. ormolu. home. about. archives. wholesale. environment. up for grabs. November 26, 2010. Framing photos. Earlier this summer I saw this on Becky Higgin's blog and thought it would be perfect for a bunch of 5x7's I had from our family/engagement photos”
    — ormolu,

  • “Antique Furniture, Vintage Furniture, Antiques and Collectibles Dealer on Old Plank Road, Westmont, Illinois. Since 1992 Directly Importing from France, England and Other European Countries and shipping to our customers all over the USA”
    — Antiques and Collectibles Blog by Old Plank | Antique,

  • “Don't know a Bergère from a Fauteuil?_ Wouldn't know Ormolu from your neighbor Emmy Lou?_ Our Word of the Week will help you sound like a”
    — Word of the Week: Ormolu | Foxglove Antiques,

  • “Subject:Re: Sang de Boeuf vase with ormolu mounts - 18th, 19th, or 20th century? Subject:Re: Sang de Boeuf vase with ormolu mounts - 18th, 19th, or 20th century?”
    — Asian Art Forums - Detail List,

  • “I have actually been blogging for quite a while.. But . At the start of this year I changed to a new blogging platform ~ TypePad ~ away from Blogger (you may notice this in my older posts where the photos are squiney tiny and the whole feel is”
    — My First TypePad blog giveaway!! ~ French Ormolu - Time Worn, time-worn-

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