Pendule Clock with Cupid, First Half of the 19th Century

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Pendule clock on low round feet with a rectangular base. The clockwork is in a rounded case, decorated with a torch, Hercules' lion skin and a laurel wreath. Next to it is the three-dimensional figure of cupid with Hercules' club and on the left Cupid's bow and quiver. The clock face is bronze with Roman numerals. The base shows a bas-relief depicting Omphale and a yarn spinning, naked Hercules.
Details
Of the Period
Empire
Place of Origin
Europe
Date of Manufacture
First Half of the 19th Century
Period
Early 19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Bronze
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
13.39 in. H x 10.63 in. W x 4.13 in. D
34 cm H x 27 cm W x 11 cm D
Dealer Location
Greding, Germany
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU101427405693
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