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    A Fine Quality Gilt Bronze Empire Clock Circa 1810. The painted enamel dial bordering a pierced wheel of wheat revealing the movement, striking a bell. Set within a harvesting plough being drawn by two bulls and reigned by the Goddess of Agriculture; Ceres. The long rectangular base having canted corners embellished with cartouches of agricultural tools and wheat sheaves. Standing on blade knop feet. 16½ ins (42 cms) in height, 17½ ins x 5¼ ins (45 cms x 13.5 cms).

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    A Rare & Fine Pair of Late 18th Century Directoire Ormolu & Bronze Figural Candelabra Circa 1790. The three urn form candle cups enriched with fanned palms; two upon swept foliate branches issuing leafy fronds. The bronze winged goddesses cast with draped robes and standing upon marble pedestals with gilt lion headed winged monopod mounts. 22¾ ins (58 cms) in height, 12 ins (31 cms) in width, 4¾ ins (12 cms) in depth.

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    A Splendid Quality 19th Century Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock by Lepine. The enamelled dial having a red painted calendar ring, with a convex glass door edged in a jeweled & beaded border. The drum case surmounted by an eagle with outspread wings and cradled by floral swags held by darkly patinated bronze cherubs. The visible bob pendulum ornamented with an Apollo sunburst face mask above an elongated oval grey marble base with a beaded edge above scrolling foliate pierced gilt brass frieze and grapevine paterae. Standing on ribbed bun feet 18 ins (46 cms) in height, 17 ins (44 cms) wide, 5 ins (13 cms) deep.

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    An Exquisite Gilt Bronze Empire Mantel Clock. The round enamel dial having an eight day movement and decorative gilt brass hands, signed 'Robins, à Paris'. The fine fretted relief cast pediment having two winged figures seated at the top pouring wine from vessels into cups held aloft by semi clad nymphs flanking the clock face. Beneath the Goddess Nike with feathery wings and windswept skirts holding flaming torches in her outswept arms. Standing 20 ins (51 cms) high on hairy lion paw feet above a white marble plinth base measuring 11½ ins x 4¾ ins (29 cms x 12 cms).

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    A Pair of Gilt Bronze Empire Style Candelabra. The three candle cups raised on foliate scrolls by Grecian goddesses emanating from an ornamental tapered column. The square marble plinths having gilt beaded edges and the front enhanced with stylized foliate mounts above claw feet. 17½ ins (44 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £380.00


    A Pair of Fine Gilt Bronze Figural Wall Lights. The blackamore figures emanating from scrolling foliate columns hold upswept branches surmounted by candle cups centring leaf edged drip trays 13 ins in height, 14 is (36 cms) in width.

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    A 19th Century Gilt Bronze Astrology Mantel Clock, striking a bell. The enamelled dial set beneath a table adorned with books, telescope and globe beside a seated female astrologer. The rectangular plinth base with canted corners embellished with gilt brass mounts of crossed astrological tools. On blade knopped & ribbed feet. 12½ ins (32 cms) high, 11 ins (28 cms) wide, 4¼ ins (11 cms) deep.

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    A Figural Blackamore Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock, with a silk suspension and a disk pendulum. The enamel dial set within a drum case in the form of a bundle of straw raised on the female figure's head, with a babe in a basket hung around her neck. The stepped plinth base having a bow front applied with a gilt brass mount. On small bell form feet. 14 ins (36 cms) in height, 8½ ins (22 cms) wide, 4¼ ins (11 cms) deep.

    Sold For: £3400.00


    A Pair of Empire Gilt Bronze Candelabra. The six urn shaped candle cups raised on beast headed foliate scrolls and adjoining an ornamental central knop. A band of lion heads protrude above a triform base enhanced with winged angel headed scrolls and gilt face mask appliqués. 25 ins (63.5 cms) in height.

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    A Pair of Fine Empire Ormolu Mounted Garniture Urns. The waisted necks surmounted by domed gilt covers & flaming finials with a gilt shoulder band of anthemion motifs and crested foliate-scroll handles coiled around flower-head terminals. The brown matt patinated bodies adorned with floral wreaths tied in ribbons, with a collar of stiff leaves rising from the round pedestal feet and square plinths on foliate cast feet, 12½ ins (32 cms) in height.

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