French Empire Pendule `Minerva`

French Empire Pendule `Minerva`

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French Empire Pendule `Minerva` French Empire Pendule `Minerva`

around 1820
attributed to Gérard-Jean Galle,
Paris, 1788 - 1746
A very beautiful pendulum in the shape of the figure of the Greek goddess Pallas Athens.
She was seen as the patroness of war heroes.
The quality of the pendulum is expressed in the beautiful casting, such as the Medusa mask as dial and the deep folds of the mantle.
Empire, 1820
Gilded bronze
61 x 27 x 15 cm

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Limburg Antiquairs

Denneweg 45
2514CD Den Haag
The Netherlands

+31 703455103
+31 653177819

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