French Gilt Bronze 19th Century Mantle Clock, circa 1880General
A gilt bronze and patina bronze clock with winged figure standing over rocky hill with broken sandal. Much reminiscent of the famous Hermes fixing his sandal sculpture.
Bronze throughout including face.
Mixture of gilt bronze and patinated bronze. French movement with pendulum hung by silk thread. Chime rings on the half hour and the hour.
No visible makers mark – although there is a star mark on movement.
Dates late 19th century, France.
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