First Empire Fine FRENCH c1815 Gilt BRONZE Robed Woman GODDESS Reading Letter

$3,250.00

Fine First Empire, circa 1815, French gilt bronze allegorical mantel clock.  Circular dial with Roman numerals mounted within an embossed gilt bezel. Silk suspension eight-day movement striking a bell enclosed in a rectangular case. Allegory classical figure of a robed woman contemplating a letter she is reading.

Measures 20" tall x 15 1/4" w x 6".

 

Excellent condition, one hand of clock missing. Flaw, as photographed, at bend of arm in back. Good working condition, needs wound often.  

10473-35