Antique French Empire miniature ormolu mantel clock of Cupid carrying off Time

Antique French Empire miniature ormolu mantel clock of Cupid carrying off Time. Set upon the fire gilded, mercury ormolu base, with four fine toupee feet, and with applied ormolu mount of roses, garlands and touches. Cupid holds his bow in one hand, and the movement case, or 'time' in his other hand. A watch movement signed 'Gomet a Paris' with white enamel dial, roman numerals and breguet style hands. France circa 1805. Tardy mentions a Gomet working in Paris in 1806 21cm High, 17cm wide

Stock Number: 5533

Origin: France

Price: £2,450

Availability: In Stock

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