London, South Kensington
11 July 2006
A French bronze, patinated metal and white marble striking mantel clock, circa 1890
Modelled as three putti supporting a star-mounted globe, above swag-hung cylindrical plinth with concave side base, applied Roman chapters and arrow hands, the eight day twin barrel movement with vertically positioned cylinder escapement -- 16 in. (40.5 cm.) high
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