French Cloisonne and Ormolu Mounted Mantel Clock



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French Cloisonne and Ormolu Mounted Mantel Clock
late 19th – early 20th century, dial marked Le Roy / Paris / France, brass movement with serial #2858 411, names maker G. Megnin a silver medal winner. The clock rests in a beveled glass case supported by a cloisonne and green onyx platform. Additional decorative elements include four Corinthian columns with Egyptian-style bases and cloisonne shafts, the pendulum having a hand-painted portrait of an 18th century lady within a cloisonne border.
16 x 8 x 7 in.

Private Collection Raleigh, North Carolina

Condition report

Crack with some minor loss to the base under the right front column.

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