Empire Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, France, first quarter 19th century, with wreaths atop a columnar bookcase, enameled chapter ring and roman numerals, flanked by two children reading, atop an ovoid base decorated with swags, ht. 17, wd. 11 1/2, dp. 7 in.
We do not guarantee that the clock runs. Several repairs to enamel face. Finish to the sides and back discolored.
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