The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Musical clock
  • Musical clock
  • François-René Morlay (active between: c. 1756) , Fondeur , (case cast and chased by)
  • Attributed to Jean-Claude Chambellan Duplessis, the Elder (1695 - 1774), Designer, perhaps
    François Viger (1708 - 1784), Movement Maker
    Claude Richard, Spring Maker
  • France
  • c. 1762
  • Gilt bronze, silk, glass, brass, enamel and steel
  • Object size: 90.5 x 66 x 30 cm
  • Inscription: 'MORLAY F' Engraved
    Inscription: 'VIGER / A PARIS' Painted
    Inscription: 'Viger AParis' Engraved
    Inscription: 'Richard mars 1762' Scratched
    Inscription: 'mars 1762' Scratched
    Inscription: 'Jan 8th 1920 / H Hildersley' scratched
    Stamp: '1786'
  • F97
  • Back State Room
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