Lot 280025

Bronze Directoire column clock, France 1795 - 1799, pendulum movement with thread suspension, exposed movement, dial with white-blue enamel with arab. and rom. Dial with white-blue enamel with Arabic and Roman numerals, cogwheel gears visible from the front with elaborate openwork decoration of the case, two sphinxes at the bottom, floral crowning with an eagle, two columns in the shape of pharaohs on the sides, standing on an oval base, with sun pendulum, movement and striking mechanism working, without key, H 36.5 cm, W 22.5 cm, D 10.5 cm. 2517-052