This object was sold

Clock Era Empire Erato Urania Astronomy

 Clock Era Empire Erato Urania Astronomy

Object description :

" Clock Era Empire Erato Urania Astronomy"
On the theme of astronomy, beautiful Empire period pendulum in gilded bronze with mercury. A figure of Urania to the reading, dressed in a robe and crowned with stars. Leaning against a bookcase adorned with a bust of Homer and griffins, surmounted by a scientific instrument. On the left a guilloche column surmounted by an interesting armillary sphere. Large domed dial in white enamel, highlighted by an outline of palmettes. Rectangular base decorated with a sicelé bas relief of columns, drapery and in the center of an Athenian in flame.

Original mechanism without modification, wire suspension, hour and half hour strike on old bell.

Perfect authenticity without modification, gilding in excellent state of conservation.

Very beautiful manufacture, faithfully reproduced, attractive by its many decorations and its very well executed character.

All our old clocks

View more from this dealer

View more - Ancient Clocks

Contact Dealer
Subscribe to newsletter