This is the pocket watch that bears two centuries-old iconic motifs synonymous with northern Britain's Gaelic-speaking people--the Celtic cross and the Scottish thistle. Celtic knots have decorated Irish art since the early middle ages.
A Charles X patinated bronze and Siena marble large mantle clock circa dial signed Sironval Jne. a Paris depicting Achilles at battle pulling an arrow from his heel. height 33 in. width 26 in. depth 10 in.