French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock

Ormolu French Empire clock, drumhead case with applied frieze decoration to the base, standing on turned and engraved feet.

Superb engine turned dial centre, the gilded dial with Roman numerals, original hands and floral cast bezel surround.

Convex glass to the rear supporting the eight day movement with outside countwheel striking and silk suspension.

The whole surmounted by a gilded winged cherub. C.1810

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