A French Empire ormolu mantel clock ‘War and Peace’, circa 1800.
8-day spring-driven movement with half hour striking on a bell, fine ormolu case depicting War and Peace.
9-cm enamel dial with Roman numerals and blued steel Breguet hands, sing driven movement with anchor escapement and silk suspended pendulum, countwheel half hour striking on a bell, tapered ormolu case with stepped top surmounted by a helmet with weapons and two doves, the front with wreaths and flabeaus between flowers garlands, the sides with classical pierced relief with a ladies buste, base with acanthus relief moulding raised on bun feet.
(Height) 32.50 cm (Width) 17.00 cm (Depth) 12.00 cm
(Height) 12.8 in (Width) 6.7 in (Depth) 4.7 in