A French Antique Gilt Bronze Mantle Clock

H: 16 in / 40 cm  |  W: 12 in / 31 cm  |  D: 5 in / 12 cm


A Good French Mantle Clock in the Chinoiserie Taste

Constructed in gilt bronze; the shaped case having oriental form scroll feet and decorated with foliates, and surmounted with a figure of a Chinese lady of quality in traditional robes holding a ‘jewelled’ mirror; the circular steel dial of the clock having Roman incised numerals, and housing an eight day silk suspension movement, with the hours striking on a bell.
French, Circa 1840

REF No. 8092

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