A Napoleon III patinated, gilt bronze and black slate figural mantel clock
dial signed Heyrand à Lyon
third quarter 19th century
Modeled as two classical women allegorical of the Arts and Sciences, one with scroll inscribed Thucydides, the other with a globe, reclining on a tapered case centering Roman numeral dial inscribed HEYRAND A LYON, time and strike movement, all raised on a pierced scrolled base.
height 14in (35.5cm); width 25in (64.5cm)