French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock Cupid 1800

A French Empire ormolu sculptural mantel clock, circa 1810

Description

8-day movement with half hour striking, fine ormolu case.

7.5-cm enamel dial with Roman numerals and blued steel Breguet hands, 8-day spring-driven movement with anchor escapement and silk suspended pendulum, half hour countwheel striking on a bell, trapezoid shaped ormolu case with classical mounts surmounted by a mirror and a butterfly, flanked by a pointing Cupid standing on a stool, rectangular base with a relief depicting Cupids having target practise, the whole raised on turned feet.

Sizes

(Height) 34.00 cm (Width) 25.00 cm (Depth) 11.50 cm
(Height) 13.4 in (Width) 9.8 in (Depth) 4.5 in

Price

€ 7.500

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