Blind mantelpiece clock 'l'aveugle avec son... - Lot 306 - Chayette & Cheval

Lot 306
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Estimation :
250 - 350 EUR
Blind mantelpiece clock 'l'aveugle avec son... - Lot 306 - Chayette & Cheval
Blind mantelpiece clock 'l'aveugle avec son fils' (the blind man with his son), striking at the passing of the hours and a half the movement, numbered 354, bearing the marks of Honoré Pons and 'H. Azur, Etablissement de Paris', first quarter of the 19th century. White enamel dial, Roman numerals, steel 'Breguet' hands; round movement with two barrels, anchor escapement, simple balance, striking on a stamp; gilded and patinated bronze case representing a ? a blind old man sitting on a rock that conceals the movement, his hand on his son's shoulder (one attribute missing); two-tier base decorated with a ground frieze in relief and ground and chiselled war attributes in appliqué. 31 x 13 x 45 cm.