F. Berthoud Gilt Bronze and Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
- Date / Time :
- April 25, 2015 10:00AM
F. Berthoud Gilt Bronze and Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock, Paris, c. 1860, the Roman numeral porcelain dial marked Fd. Berthoud a Paris with pierced gilt hands set within a truncated classical porcelain column festooned with floral and ribbon garlands and flanked by a standing woman figure holding a commemorative plaque and child playing with a puppy, the raised marble base with applied decoration in the frieze framed by beadwork, eight-day time and strike movement with silvered platform escapement and marked CR and EM, ht. 13 3/4 in.
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