A beautiful Empire wall clock in the form of a large size watch. Of octagonal shape with with white enamel face and chased ormolu gilt bronze collar with lamb's tongue detail. Looks like a large sized pocket watch of the period. Hinged lids on both the front and back. Measures 5 3/8" tall including hanging loop x 3 1/2" across. Winds from the back. 20th c. works/mechanism inside.
Antique French Empire Early 19th century Gilt & Patinated Bronze Octagonal Wall Cartel Clock