A French Ormolu Urn Clock
A French Ormolu mantel clock
The eight-day duration movement strikes the hours and half-hours on a bell.
The white enamel dial has fine black Roman numerals and decorative gilt-brass hands.
The case is in the form of a classical urn with graceful swan handles and applied mounts.
This style of clock was popular throught the Empire period and early 1800s with a number of variations on the theme.