French Early 19th Century Empire Gilt Bronze Dragon Handled Urn Clock For Sale
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French Early 19th Century Empire Gilt Bronze Dragon Handled Urn Clock

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An are model French Empire mantle clock featuring a classical urn with dragon handles. The clock is entirely of gilded bronze with original fire gilding. The urn-shaped case is surmounted with a pineapple finial; on either side of the 4.5? White enamel dial are fire-breathing climbing dragons. The case is totally embellished with decorative empire ornaments. The clock has its original silk-string suspension movement ringing the hours and halves on a bell.  

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1810
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 16 in. x W 9 in. x D 3.5 in.H 40.64 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 8.89 cm
  • Seller Location
    Vancouver, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU4631214876412
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