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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 424

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND BRONZE MANTEL CLOCK

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND BRONZE MANTEL CLOCK
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The star-studded spherical clockcase surmounted by a pair of courting doves amidst swirling clouds, flanked by a pair of winged putti, on a laurel-cast plinth centred by a ribbon-tied medallion enclosing a figure of Cupid, on toupie feet
    25¼ in. (64.3 cm.) high; 27 in. (69.5 cm.) wide


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