Napoleon III Bronze-Mounted Marble Mantel Clock

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Sold Price: [Subscribe to view] Sold Date: 8:00 AM PT - Jul 30th, 2011

Napoleon III Gilt-and-Patinated-Bronze-Mounted Marble Mantel Clock, mid-19th century, the top depicting the monarch Louise Philipe in military dress astride a steed on a rocky mound, the clock face with a porcelain dial, the base of black Belgian marble adorned with gilt-bronze mounts, including a Gallic rooster backed by trophies, the base with a monogrammed crest, h. 21-3/4″, w. 13-1/2″, d. 5-1/2″.

Condition report

In very good overall condition. There is scattered rubbing to the gilt and patination, along with overall oxidation. Louis-Philippe lacks his sword. Face of clock is fine. Retains key. Please note: We do not know or guarantee the working condition of any clock we sell at auction.


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