Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock Kinable, Paris

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Sold Price: [Subscribe to view] Sold Date: 5:00 AM PT - May 22nd, 2004

Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
Kinable, Paris, First Quarter 19th Century
Having a two train movement striking on a bell, with silk-suspended pendulum and outside countwheel, within a drum-form ormolu case surmounted by a butterfly-drawn chariot on clouds driven by a putto, raised on a tapering base, the center with a bas-relief plaque of a sleeping goddess with putto. The white enamel dial signed Kinable/ Palais Royal N. 134. Chips to dial around winding holes; putto detached from chariot.
Height: 17-1/4 in (43.8 cm)

Condition report

Condition: As noted in catalogue:
Lacking reins.
Bell replaced.
Bell strike bent.

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