A Large and Important Late 19th Century Gilt and Patinated Bronze, French Champlevé Enamel and Wood Mantle Clock
Item # 8825
The top figure is of Nike of Samothrace; the Greek Goddess of Victory. Two cherubs depicting exploration and mathematics circle the globe. The enamel dial is surrounded by a snake and sits on top of bat which itself rests on an open book depicting literature. The fine wood base is adorned by four bronze dolphins on bronze legs.
Height – 31 inches / 79cm
Width – 15 inches / 38cm
Depth – 18 inches / 46cm