French 1870, Column Clock, A.D. Mougin
French 1870, Column Clock, A.D. Mougin Movement.
Column Clock, A.D. Mougin Movement: made of white alabaster with bronze decoration with candlestick Set.
The movement is also stamped by A.D. Mougin along with the well known star and is marked "Duex Medailles" Serial number 1509.
Size 33 x 18 x 10 cm
in good working condition.
AD Mougin was a well-known French clock maker working in the mid nineteenth century.
He is known to have made clocks in the French clock making region of Montbeliard (which is close to the Swiss border) and is also listed as having premises on the Rue de Turenne in Paris.
He won two gold medals at exhibitions for his clocks and used these as the basis for his trademark which contain the ‘Deux Medailles’ . This trademark can usually be found stamped on the back of his clocks.