Mantel clock

Mantel clock
Title
Mantel clock
Date 
1870
Medium 
Bronze, other metal, marble
Dimensions 
Overall: 17 x 11 7/8 x 6 in. ( 43.2 x 30.2 x 15.2 cm )
Description 
Shelf clock with cast bronze statue of Diana with arrows and a dog; dial set in bronze and gray marble pedestal; Roman numerals incised in circular piece of gray marble and gilded; dial pierced with two holes for winding.
Credit Line 
Gift of Kiliaen Van Rensselaer V
Object Number 
1946.14a
Marks 
inscribed: on bronze base of statue: "AUBERT" incised: on back of clockworks: "HERSANT [inverted 'L'] 01 / 1870 / PARIS" impressed: on pendulum: "7 2"
Gallery Label 
According to the donor, the mantel clock and associated urns were used in the Van Rensselaer mansion.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group