A FRENCH EMPIRE ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK, 19TH CENTURY

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Lot 54

A FRENCH EMPIRE ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK, 19TH CENTURY

45cm high

R20 000 – R30 000

the 8,5cm white enamelled circular dial inscribed a Paris, within a floral surround, the anchor movement striking the hour on a bell, depicting Orpheus with musical instruments, possibly depicting Eurydice with chained dogs below, on a plinth base depicting cherubs playing music and classical Greek symbols, on stile feet, 45cm high 45cm high

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