NAPOLEON III FRENCH ANTIQUE CLOCK
Antique clocks today can cost more than a good car. This at least concerns our unique Napoleon III antique clock.
A fine Napoleon III, French, gilt bronze and pink celeste ground Sèvres style mantel clock. This Antique clock is porcelain dial painted with a putto surrounded with roman numerals. The finely cast and chased case surmounted with a porcelain oval portrait of an eighteenth century lady, above an arched top hung with gilt bronze floral swags.
The bowed sides with porcelain panels painted with musical trophies, the front with further panels painted with flowers, amour and portraits, within gilt cartouches.
The case retaining its original matt and burnished gilding with silver highlights to the leaves.
This beautiful clock dated Mid. 19th century.
Size: H20″ x W11″ x D6″ (50.8 x 28 x 15.25 cm)