French Bronze and Ormolu Egyptian Style Clock

£ 3,400

A French Empire bronze and ormolu clock in the Egyptian style with 8 day silk-suspension striking movement by Hemon a Paris, also marked 'Ledure Bronzier', enclosed in bronze obelisk tower decorated with hieroglyphics and mounted with recessed bull's head and stylized Egyptian figure with flowers, surmounted by winged sphinx. (See: French Bronze Clocks by Elke Niehuser page 7).

H 44.5cm x W 20.5cm x D 11.5cm
H 17½" x W 8" x D 4½"

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Circa 1820
Material Bronze & Ormolu
Country France