Large and Fine Napoleon III French Mantel Clock, Circa 1860. A beautiful, fine and large antique French mantel clock comprising of ormolu bronze and marble, dating to the 19th century, circa 1860.The clock features a white Carrara marble base raised on four bun feet, decorated with ormolu applique and issuing a central Carrara marble column with ormolu collar and garland. The marble column flanked by a to finely chiselled bronze female and male figures sitting on Cararra marble plinths. The clock drum with enamel dial and hand painted floral garlands and Arabic numerals and protected by a thick bevelled glass door with ormolu rim. The clock drum is flanked by two finely cast ormolu ancient Greek masks and is surmounted by a globe inscribed'Europe' and'Amerique'. This fine clock features an 8 day twin train movement striking the hours and half on a bell. The pieces comes complete with pendulum, winding key and bell. 40 cm high x 35 cm wide.
Overall, the clock is in good condition. The ormolu retains a good colour. The clock does show some signs of its age and usage. Please ask any questions that you may have.
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