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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1372

    A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU PENDULE DE VOYAGE

    POSSIBLY VIENNA, CIRCA 1795

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU PENDULE DE VOYAGE
    POSSIBLY VIENNA, CIRCA 1795
    The circular Roman dial headed by an eagle head and flanked by satyr supports, with four train Grand Sonnerie thirty hour movement with alarm, handwritten instructions in French to inside of door, with fitted red leather case
    5 ¼ in. (13.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Frank Partridge and Sons, London, in 1973.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.