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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 437

    A French brass and marble glass globe desk timepiece and a French rosewood and marquetry striking mantel clock

    THE DESK TIMEPIECE EARLY 20TH CENTURY. THE MANTEL CLOCK CIRCA 1835

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French brass and marble glass globe desk timepiece and a French rosewood and marquetry striking mantel clock
    The desk timepiece early 20th Century. The mantel clock circa 1835
    The globe timepiece with Swiss short duration single barrel movement with lever balance. The mantel clock with twin barrels movement, countwheel strike on bell; pendulum
    The desk timepiece--9 in. (23 cm.) high. The mantel clock--14.5 in. (37 cm.) high


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