Lot Number 451

A good, floral and rococo-styled ormolu French mantel clock, the case having the figure of a young boy, inset porcelain panel with blue border and floral painting, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, round-plate bell striking, silk suspension movement both signed for Leroy, Paris, with pendulum, 26cm high, 35cm wide. Condition Report: The porcelain panel has been re-glued in place and part of the glue is visible from the front, damage to the dial at 5 o'clock with four hairline cracks extending out from the point of damage, some rubbing to areas of the gilding, split to the bezel in one place, a dent approximately 1 cm (d) to the child's torso, a missing insect above the clock and the one that is present is ungilded white metal.