Napoleon III French Mantel Clock, Circa 1860. A beautiful antique French mantel clock comprising of ormolu, bronze style and Sevres style porcelain panels.
The clock features a column housing a finely painted porcelain panel depicting a reclining cherub surrounded by hand painted gilt Roman numerals, with a beaded rim, the clock drum is surmounted by a cherub holding a lamb. The whole is raised on a richly decorated semicircle plinth with garlands and scrollwork resting on three bun feet; the column flanked by a cherubs playing the trumpet and separated by a central Sevres style porcelain medallion with hand painted musical instruments and score sheets. This fine clock features an 8 day Japy Freres twin train movement striking the hours and half on a bell. The clock was retailed by D.
The pieces comes complete with pendulum, winding key and bell. 36 cm high x 27 cm wide.Overall, the clock is in good condition, displaying some signs of its age and usage. Please note, whilst the clock currently works, during transport, all clocks are moved around a lot, and therefore, they may require setting up upon receiving them as well as the possibility of requiring professional assistance or a service as they can get'stuck'. There is no guarantee that the clock will work smoothly after it has been transported. Please ask any questions that you may have. All of our labels are bought online, and therefore all have tracking to ensure the item arrives to you. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Clocks\Desk, Mantel & Shelf Clocks". The seller is "alpha_and_omega_antiques" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Republic of Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and Tobago.