Description

    A French Napoleon III Gilt Bronze Chiming Mantle Clock, circa 1870
    16 h x 10-3/4 w inches (40.6 x 27.3 cm)

    The clock with urn finial to apex, hanging chains between stylized sword handles, stepped roof and pedestal mount to case, porcelain clock face with Roman numerals, chains and finials protruding from sides of case, stepped base with cameo medallion brooch to front, terminating with paw and fleur-de-lis feet to front and toupie feet to rear, raised on wooden base.


    Condition Report*:

    Top finial bent, door missing to rear, wear to gilt finish and base, otherwise good condition, lot includes key. Heritage does not guarantee the completeness or working order of clock mechanisms.

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-27th Friday-Monday
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