French Bronze Mantel Clock, late 18th century, wit

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French Bronze Mantel Clock, late 18th century, with two-train, half-striking movement with pull alarm, bell placed horizontally above body, with enamel dial, acorn finials, on pointed feet, movement marked Fumey, ht. 11 3/4 in.

Condition report

Condition: hairline imperfections on dial in 11-12 and 6 o’clock area; object right front foot now soldered in place; bell possibly a replacement.
update: clock and movement likely original, but likely 19th, not 18th century.

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