The Marshal Ney Pocket Watch ~ This immensely rare gold pocket watch was made for and owned by Marshal Ney. The interior bears the inscription "De l'infatigable Marshal Ney," and it was a nickname well earned ~ M.S. Rau Antiques Gallery Exhihibition: Napoleon: General. Emperor. Legend. will be on display in our french quarter gallery from November 5th to January 7th! Please join us to explore the best of Napoleonic art and design!
Created by celebrated London clock-maker, Thomas (the Mostyn) Tompion Clock was produced to celebrate the coronation of joint monarchs King William III and Queen Mary II in 1689 Thomas Tompion was a French Protestant Huguenot refugee
Egyptian-Revival-clock-The Roman rule of Egypt from 30 BC to 395 AD led to Roman decorations incorporating Egyptian motifs and an increased interest in Egyptian culture. During the Italian Renaissance “Egyptomania” resurfaced.