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French Empire Ormolu Inkwell
Located in London, GB
A fine French Empire ormolu desk standish. Set upon a circular base with top and bottom mouldings cast with leaf and dart decoration. The space between decorated with flowers within ...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Inkwells

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Ormolu

  • French Empire Ormolu Inkwell
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  • French Empire Ormolu Inkwell
  • French Empire Ormolu Inkwell
H 7 in. W 5 in. D 5 in.
French Empire Style Ormolu Mounted Marble Desk Stand
By Empire Furniture
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning French ormolu mounted Empire style marble desk stand dating from the 19th century. This stylish stand is of rectangular shape with rounded polished ends and is made from a...
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Antique 1860s French Empire Inkwells

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Marble

French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock
By Blanc Fils, Palais Royale 1
Located in Norwich, GB
French Empire Ormolu mantel clock resting on four turned feet supporting an oval base with raised garland and zig-zag rope decoration. Two scholars are seated upon the base both stud...
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Antique 1810s French Other Mantel Clocks

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Enamel, Ormolu

  • French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock
H 17 in. W 12 in. D 7.5 in.
French Empire Ormolu Chariot Clock Signed Ravrio
By Dubuisson
Located in London, GB
French Empire antique chariot clock in ormolu signed on the annular enamel dial Ravrio Bronzier. Cupid controls the chariot which is drawn by a pair of butterflies while Venus sits i...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Ormolu

  • French Empire Ormolu Chariot Clock Signed Ravrio
  • French Empire Ormolu Chariot Clock Signed Ravrio
  • French Empire Ormolu Chariot Clock Signed Ravrio
  • French Empire Ormolu Chariot Clock Signed Ravrio
H 7.88 in. W 11.03 in. D 5.12 in.
French Antique Ormolu Mounted Two-Piece Marble-Top Cabinet in the Empire Style
By Empire Furniture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A French antique ormolu-mounted two-piece marble-top cabinet in the Empire style. Crafted in solid mahogany with fabulous bronze mounts reminiscent of the Empire style using Egypt...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Cabinets

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Marble, Bronze

French Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Sunflower Clock
Located in London, GB
A sublime French Empire sunflower clock in original fire or mercury gilt ormolu and patinated bronze. Wonderful detail in this sweet clock, from the detailed ormolu base, the patinat...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Enamel, Ormolu, Bronze

French Empire Ormolu and Marble Mantel Clock of Cupid
Located in London, GB
French Empire Ormolu and marble vert mantel clock of Cupid whispering. Wonderful original fire gilded mercury ormolu. The quality of the casting and chasing is superb, from the indiv...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Marble, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
Located in New York, NY
The enamel dial signed 'GALLE RUE VIVIENNE A PARIS’ Movement: Claude Galle (1759-1815) Origin: French Date: 19th century Size: Height 14 x 12 x 4 3/4 inches Claude Galle ...
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Antique 19th Century French Mantel Clocks

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Bronze

  • French Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
  • French Empire Ormolu Figural Mantel Clock
H 14 in. W 12 in. D 4.75 in.
Antique French Empire Ormolu Mounted Sofa Settee, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a fantastic and highly decorative antique French gilt bronze mounted Empire Revival sofa, circa 1880 in date. Crafted from fabulous solid mahogany and smothered in fabulou...
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Antique 1880s French Empire Revival Sofas

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Ormolu

Antique French Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Chandelier
Located in New Orleans, LA
Antique French Empire Ormolu and patinated bronze chandelier.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu and Marble Portico Clock Signed Gaston Jolly
By Gaston Jolly
Located in London, GB
A fine French Empire ormolu and griotte marble portico clock signed Gaston Jolly. Set upon four ormolu bun feet, the four marble pillars have Fine omolu mounts to the top and bottom....
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Antique 1810s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Griotte Marble, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu and Lapis Lazuli Mantle Clock, circa 1860
Located in New York, NY
A French Empire ormolu bronze and Lapis Lazuli mantle clock, circa 1860. Very fine quality, presents very well. Lapis lazuli in good condition. Measures: 17" high x 9" wide x ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Lapis Lazuli, Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Mantel Clock Signed Vaillaint a Paris
Located in London, GB
Superb quality French Empire ormolu and patinated bronze mantel clock in a beautifully restrained case. The casting and gilding of the finest quality. A classically dressed maiden st...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Style Oval Ormolu Inkwell
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French 19th century Empire style oval ormolu inkwell. The inkwell is raised by pawed feet below a lattice design with rosettes in the center. Above are two ink dispenser...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Inkwells

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Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu-Mounted Vitrine Cabinet Pedestal, circa 1840
Located in New York, NY
French Empire ormolu-mounted vitrine cabinet pedestal, circa 1840. Very good quality bronze mounts of typical Empire period heads. Very useful pedestal vitrine combination tha...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Pedestals

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Bronze

Exceptional 19th Century French Empire Ormolu and Bronze Chandelier
Located in Gloucestershire, GB
Excellent quality antique French Empire gilt bronze chandelier, of handsome proportions and with superb quality castings. Now wired for electricity, French, circa 1820 JMM 159...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu-Mounted Mahogany Dressing Table with Arched Tilted Mirror
Located in Palm Desert, CA
A French Empire period ormolu-mounted mahogany psyché dressing table from the early 19th century in neoclassical style. The rectangular black marble top is surmounted by an arched ti...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Vanities

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Ormolu, Brass

Pair of French Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Two Branch Candelabra
Located in London, GB
A fine pair of French Empire patinated bronze and ormolu figural two branch candelabra. Set on square ormolu socle with cylinder ormolu stem with applied and paired ormolu mounts of ...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Candelabras

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Clock with Huntress Diana, circa 1805
Located in New York, NY
A French Empire ormolu and patinated bronze mantel (fireplace) clock with huntress diana, circa 1805. The clock dial signed 'Vasse à Paris', and with the inscription 'quam indicat...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Ormolu, Bronze

French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock Depicting Cupid & Psyche
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Exquisite early 19th century French Empire hand-chiseled ormolu mantel clock. Set on bracket feet and a rectangular base. Above, a superb inset plaque of Psyche and Cupid embracing c...
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Antique 19th Century French Clocks

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Bronze

Large French Empire Ormolu Hercules and the Apple of Hesperides Clock circa 1820
Located in London, GB
Classic early 19th century French Empire ormolu gilt and patinated bronze mantel clock depicting one of the twelve labours of Hercules/Herakles, stealing the apple of Hesperides. Bea...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Metal, Bronze, Ormolu

Early 19th Century French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock "Pouring Wine"
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A fine Early 19th century French Empire ormolu bronze mantel clock. Depicting a winged cherub standing atop a barrel while a kneeling lady pouring wine into a vase. Having a white ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Bronze

French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock of Aurora in Her Chariot Pulled by Her Winged
Located in London, GB
Fine antique French Empire Ormolu mantel clock of a chariot drawn by two winged horses carrying the chariot with a female figure. This superb clock represents Aurora being pulled thr...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu Mantel Clock by Deverberie a Paris, Fire-Gilded
Located in Berlin, DE
French Empire mantel clock from DeVerberie a Paris. Fire-gilded. Age-related condition.
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Antique 19th Century Empire Mantel Clocks

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Bronze

Antique French Empire Revival Ormolu Mounted Guéridon Occasional Table
Located in London, GB
This is a beautiful antique French Empire Revival circular mahogany Guéridon, circa 1870 in date.. The circular top with radiating kingwood veneers enclosed by satinwood banding ...
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Antique 1870s French Empire Revival Tables

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire St. Ormolu Cabinet Vitrine
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A handsome and most impressive French 19th century Empire St. ormolu cabinet vitrine. The vitrine is raised by striking paw feet with luxuriant pierced palmette designs. Above the st...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Cabinets

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Ormolu

French Empire Patinated Bronze and Ormolu Vase Clock
Located in London, GB
French Empire patinated bronze and ormolu vase clock. Of unusual design set as it is on a spread ormolu base of eight sides, the front and back being long sides. The base sits upon f...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Style Ormolu and Bronze Chandelier
Located in London, GB
French Empire style ormolu and bronze chandelier French, 19th century Measures: Height 100cm, diameter 64cm This chandelier is a beautiful example of the Empire style. The chand...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Ormolu, Bronze, Bronze

French Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Mounted Dining Table
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very handsome and elegantly designed French Empire style mahogany and ormolu mounted oval dining table with the two original leaves. The table is raised by Fluted tapered circular ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Dining Room Tables

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Ormolu

French Empire Style Mid-19th Century Ormolu Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French mid-19th century Empire style ormolu clock. The clock raised on a rectangular base with finely chased borders. Above four ormolu columns support the impressive to...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Ormolu

French Empire Ormolu Bronze & Green Marble Three-Piece Clock Garniture Clock Set
Located in Los Angeles, CA
An exquisite French second Empire ormolu bronze and green marble three-piece clock garniture clock set, circa 1820. Origin: France Measures: Clock Height 32" Width 21" De...
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Antique 19th Century French Second Empire Clocks

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Marble, Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Period Ormolu Mantel Clock by Michelez
Located in London, GB
French Empire period ormolu mantel clock by Michelez French, circa 1815 Measures: Height 47cm, width 20cm, depth 15cm This beautifully formed and crafted mantel clock, dating to...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Bronze, Ormolu

Pair of French Empire Ormolu, Patinated Bronze and Marble Four-Branch Candelabra
By Cauvet
Located in Rijssen, NL
Stunning pair of French Empire style ormolu five-branch candelabra. This first quarter 19th century candelabra is made of two color gilt and patinated bronze with a marble base.   ...
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Antique 1840s French Louis XVI Candelabras

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Marble, Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Patinated Bronze, Ormolu and Griotte Marble Vase
Located in London, GB
A magnificent quality French Empire/Directoire urn in superb original condition. Constructed of lovely patinated bronze, fire gilded Ormolu and griotte marble. In the gout d'Egypt or...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Urns

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Griotte Marble, Bronze, Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Armchairs
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A most handsome French mid-19th century Empire style mahogany and ormolu mounted pair of armchairs. The pair are raised by front square tapered legs that have pawed ormolu feet and e...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Armchairs

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Armchair
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An elegant French 19th century Empire style mahogany and ormolu armchair. The armchair is raised on four casters, the front two below carved paw feet, under square tapered legs with ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Armchairs

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Ormolu

Antique French Ormolu and Milk Glass Empire Fixture
Located in New Orleans, LA
Antique French ormolu and milk glass Empire fixture.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Ormolu and Iron Andiron
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A handsome and most impressive French 19th century Empire style ormolu and iron andiron. The andiron is raised by a straight base with a fine mottled design. Each of the two supports...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Andirons

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Iron, Ormolu

French Empire Antique Clock, Ormolu, Patinated Bronze and Marble
By L. Ravrio 1
Located in London, GB
French Empire clock of stunning quality of borne shape constructed of rouge marble, original fire gilt ormolu and patinated bronze. The dial of the clock is signed "L Ravrio" below 1...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Marble, Bronze, Ormolu

Antique French Empire Revival Ormolu Mounted Desk, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is an exquisite French Empire Revival pedestal desk, circa 1880 in date. This desk has been beautifully crafted from flame mahogany. The top has a striking gold tooled black le...
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Antique 1880s French Empire Revival Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Desk Chair
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very unique and handsome French 19th century Empire St. mahogany and ormolu desk chair. This chair is raised by circular legs ending with ormolu paw feet and ormolu top mounts and ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Chairs

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Ormolu

Antique French Empire Mahogany & Ormolu Mounted Armchair, Early 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a splendid early 19th century French Empire mahogany armchair with ormolu mounts and raised on square tapered legs that terminate in carved paw feet. The mahogany is excepti...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Armchairs

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Ormolu

French Mid-19th Century Empire Style Ormolu Portico Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French mid-19th century Empire style ormolu portico clock. The clock raised on a rectangular base with finely chased borders and satin and burnish finish interlocking ci...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Ormolu

Wonderful French Empire Neoclassical Patinated Ormolu Bronze Chandelier Fixture
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful French empire neoclassical patinated ormolu bronze 6-light chandelier fixture completely rewired with new sockets, comes with chain canopy and mounting hardware.
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20th Century French Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze, Ormolu

French Empire Style Verdigris Patinated Bronze and Ormolu Chandelier
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A lovely French 19th century Empire style verdigris patinated bronze and ormolu chandelier. The patinated bronze base is decorated with an ormolu inverted finial, acanthus leaves and...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze, Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Period Ormolu Mounted Mahogany Psyche Mirror
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A sensational and most detailed French 19th century Empire period ormolu mounted mahogany Psyche mirror. The mirror is raised by an impressive ormolu support below a thick mahogany b...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Floor Mirrors and Full-Length Mirrors

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Ormolu

French Empire Pair of Ormolu Candlesticks with Original Handcut Threads
Located in London, GB
Fine antique French Empire pair of ormolu candlesticks with original handcut threads. A very elegant pair of candlesticks with original ormolu. On a circular base decorated around th...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Candlesticks

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Ormolu

Empire Ormolu Vase-Shaped Mantle Clock
Located in Berlin, DE
An Empire ormolu mantle clock, the white enamel and guillioche gilt-bronze dial with Roman numerals within a urn-shaped case surmounted by two scrolled handles, centered by a pierced...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Enamel, Ormolu

  • Empire Ormolu Vase-Shaped Mantle Clock
  • Empire Ormolu Vase-Shaped Mantle Clock
  • Empire Ormolu Vase-Shaped Mantle Clock
  • Empire Ormolu Vase-Shaped Mantle Clock
H 12.6 in. W 6.7 in. D 3.94 in.
French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany, Ormolu and Marble Buffet
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning French 19th century Empire style flamed mahogany, ormolu and fossilized black marble Buffet. The buffet is raised by elegant circular feet below striking architectural col...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Buffets

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Marble, Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire St. Mahogany and Ormolu Executive Desk
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An extremely handsome and impressive French 19th century Empire St. mahogany and ormolu executive desk. At the frieze is a central wider drawer flanked by smaller drawers at each sid...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Bureau Plat
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very handsome French 19th century Empire style mahogany and ormolu Bureau plat. The desk is raised on straight tapered legs with ormolu sabots and pierced acanthus leaf top mounts....
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

Tall 19th Century French Empire Bronze Ormolu Lamp
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Tall 19th century french empire bronze ormolu lamp, circa 1860. Here we have a lamp of the finest quality, previously would have been a gas lamp but converted to electricity in th...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Empire Table Lamps

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Ormolu and Solid Mahogany Bed Canopy
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very impressive medium scale French 19th century circa 1880 Empire style ormolu and solid Mahogany bed canape. The architectural designed canape has a central crossbar with a scrol...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Beds and Bed Frames

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Ormolu

French Empire Alabaster Portico Clock with Ormolu Mounts
Located in Berlin, DE
A French Empire alabaster portico clock with finely chased ormolu mounts. The white enamel dial with Roman numerals and pierced gilt hands, contained within a delicately chased and p...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Alabaster

Antique Empire Revival French Ormolu Mounted Desk, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
A superb Napoleon III ormolu mounted Empire Revival flame mahogany pedestal desk, circa 1880 in date. This imposing Empire Revival pedestal desk is mounted with fine ormolu neocla...
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Antique 1880s Empire Revival Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Mirror
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A most handsome French 19th century Empire st. mahogany and ormolu mirror. The original mirror plate is flanked by two most impressive architectural columns with rounded feet, elegan...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Wall Mirrors

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Ormolu

Bronze and Ormolu French Empire Style Lamp
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Bronze and ormolu French Empire style lamp.
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Vintage 1910s Austrian Empire Table Lamps

French Empire Mahogany Cheval Mirror with Brass Inlays & Ormolu, circa 1790
Located in Miami, FL
A lovely Empire cheval mirror in mahogany with brass inlays & ormolu mounts, on double lyre-pedestal with original mirror. France, circa 1790. Dimensions: 34" wide x 19 3/4" deep x 7...
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Antique 1790s French Empire Floor Mirrors and Full-Length Mirrors

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Brass, Ormolu

French Empire Antique Black Marble and Ormolu Borne Clock by Maniere
By C. Maniere
Located in London, GB
Fine black marble and ormolu mantel clock of borne (antique milestone) form. Superb proportions and Fine ormolu mounts, well finished with matte and burnished fire gilding. The prima...
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Antique Early 1800s French Empire Mantel Clocks

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Marble, Ormolu

Antique French Empire Exceptional Ormolu and Baccarat Chandelier
Located in New Orleans, LA
Antique French Empire exceptional ormolu and baccarat crystal chandelier.
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Antique 19th Century French Chandeliers and Pendants

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Ormolu

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French Empire Ormolu For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic french empire ormolu available at 1stDibs. Each french empire ormolu for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, ormolu and bronze. Find 415 options for an antique or vintage french empire ormolu now, or shop our selection of 8 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. Your living room may not be complete without a french empire ormolu — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. A french empire ormolu made by Empire designers — as well as those associated with Neoclassical — is very popular. Alexandre Vossion, Claude Galle and Gaston Jolly each produced at least one beautiful french empire ormolu that is worth considering.

How Much are French Empire Ormolu?

Prices for a french empire ormolu start at $557 and top out at $526,974 with the average selling for $11,230.