A French gilt bronze and porcelain mantel clock
late 19th century
Modeled in the form of two putti riding a shell form chariot, with the dial as the wheel, led by two goats, on oval base with a continuous band of bacchanalian putti at play, on entwined grape and vine leaf feet, the dial with Roman enamel chapters, inscribed LEVY FILS(?) A PARIS, the twin train movement striking on a bell, the backplate with Vincenti Medaille d'Argent pastille, impressed A.D and numbered 475.
height 14 1/4in (36cm); width 21in (53cm); depth 9in (23cm)