A French patinated bronze and rouge marble mantel clock
second half 19th century
Modeled as an elephant surmounted by a recumbent lady and two attendants, centered by the white enamel dial with Roman hours and Arabic minutes, the twin train movement striking on a bell, the backplate numbered 543, impressed Japy Frères Med. d' Honneur pastille, raised on a rectangular plinth with canted corners, on bun feet.
height 17 1/4in (44cm)
European Furniture and Works of Art
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