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A French Empire Ormolu Mantle Clock

Gilt and patinated bronze with marble Paris circa, 1815
Height: 39cm, 15.3in

Description

The figure of justice balancing a cherub and butterfly on her scales. The white enamelled face of the clock signed 'à Paris'. The pillars supporting the alter depicted as four winged sphinxes.

A French Empire Ormolu Mantle Clock Reference: DT19.59.4