Robert-Houdin Glass Dial Mystery Clock, France, c. 1840, No. 68, bronze waisted case stamped 68 on interior, Brevet D'Invention on the back, foliate scrolls flanking a putto supporting the clock above, opposing griffins guard the column supporting the glass dial, all on a reeded ormolu base with scroll feet, eight-day time and strike movement with silk thread suspension, ht. 14 in.
Clock ticking and striking.
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