French Gilded Bronze Empress Eugenie Crown Wall Mount, 19th Century
A wall mount of gilded bronze, after the Imperial Crown of Empress Eugenie (1826-1920), consort of Napoleon III. Featuring five perched eagles in high relief with upturned wings alternating with palmettes below a globe and cross.
7 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 1 in. (18.4 x 15.9 x 2.5 cm.) (w x l x h)