French, 19th century. Gilt bronze cartel clock with round white enameled dial with black Arabic and Roman numerals on chapter ring surrounding face marked with “De Ville” above “Paris”. Case with flaming finial on Neoclassical style urn with drop ring handles above undulating ribbon surrounding female facial mount above dial, scrolled acanthus leaves and rosettes, laurel leaf and berry draped garland at center in front of glazed panel to view pendulum, drop grape cluster at bottom. Overall approximate height 28.3”, width 13.75”, depth 5.125”.
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