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Gilded and Silvered Bronze Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Gilded and Silvered Bronze Figural Mantel Clock, France, c. 1900, orb-shaped clock adorned with cherubs, the base with birds to one side and stepped with arabesque floral banding within bands of beading and leaves with berries, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

A small hole near a bird suggests that there may have been something else on the base; missing Roman numerals IX, VI, VII.

Keywords

France, Clocks, Latin alphabet, Mantel clock

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