DescriptionA French Gilt Bronze Figural Clock, circa 1870
20-1/2 inches high x 9 inches wide x 5 inches deep
Marks: 1855 MEDAILLE D'ARGENT incised to clock mechanism
The clock surmounted by winged putto holding framed cameo portrait of a female figure, globular clock face draped in gilt tasseled fabric, figural standard of two females hoisting globe skyward, clad in flowing robes and foliate garlands, elevated on marble plinth with beaded border and gilt frieze panels, resting on toupie feet.
Minor wear to gilt, chips to marble base, otherwise displaying wear commensurate with age. Heritage does not gurantee the completeness or working order of clock mechanisms.
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