Nr. 122. Eagle-clock, powerful symbolism in gilt and patinated bronze, Charles X, ca 1840.
Eight day spring driven movement with striking the hour and half hour on a bell, silk suspended pendulum. White enamel chapter ring, bezel decorated with flowers.
On a three-sided plinth rises a column on witch an eagle landed with spread wings. The eagle bears the clock/the time. Decorative and symbolic sculpture.
Height 34 cm. Price € 1.250, ---
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