French Empire Eagle Clock
A French Restauration period mantle clock in patinated and gilded bronze. The stepped square patinated bronze base is richly decorated in gilded bronze; the gilded snake bezel encases a silver dial with Roman numerals. Atop the base sits a large crouching eagle his talons holding a wreath. The original silk string movement rings the hours and halfs on a bell. French circa 1825.
Dimensions: 7″Square base (18cm) x 18″H (46cm)