French Bronze and Ormolu Egyptian Style Clock

£ 3,800

A French Empire bronze and ormolu clock in the Egyptian style with 8 day silk-suspension striking movement by Hemon a Paris, also marked "Ledure Bronzier ", enclosed in bronze obelisk tower decorated with hieroglyphics and mounted with recessed bull 's head and stylized Egyptian figure with flowers, surmounted by winged sphinx. (See: French Bronze Clocks by Elke Niehuser page 7).
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Height:17 1/2" (44.5 CM)
Width:8" (20.5 CM)
Depth:4 1/2" (11.5CM)
Circa 1820
Material Bronze & Ormolu
Country France