CA1079 Diana and Cupid Mantel Clock by Leroy
Early 19th Century French Empire period gilt bronze ormolu figural mantel clock by Leroy, signed 'Leroy à Paris'. Gilt bronze face with hand painted roman numerals in a case surmounted by a delightful representation of Cupid pleading with his mother the goddess Diana to return his bow and arrow. Finely chased symbols of love decorate the clock. 8 day silk suspension movement. Circa 1820.
H34cm x W24cm x D8cm
H13 1/4" x W9 1/2"" x D3 1/4"