French Figural Mantle Clock
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Lot 0422 Details
French Figural Mantle Clock. Large cast spelter case with a figures of man and woman wheat farmers walking side by side on the top, mounted on a black marble base; the base is decorated with figural maiden side mounts, elaborate claw feet, mythical faces and an inset black marble panel having gilt incised highlights. 3.5 in. black marble dial with gilt incised Roman hour numerals, gilt hands and brass door bezel with beveled crystal; typical brass 8 day spring driven movement signed “Japy Freres”, has an half hour strike on a bell. In good condition, original finish is worn and the surface has some pitting. 28 in. high x 18 in. wide x 9 in. deep.