• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5917

    Christie's Interiors

    10 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 303

    A FRENCH ENGRAVED BRASS STRIKING CARRIAGE CLOCK

    LAFONTAINE, PARIS. MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A FRENCH ENGRAVED BRASS STRIKING CARRIAGE CLOCK
    LAFONTAINE, PARIS. MID 19TH CENTURY
    The one piece case with engraved rear door, white enamel dial signed 'LAFONTAINE A PARIS', trefoil blued steel hands, the twin barrels movement with bimetallic lever balance to platform escapement, rack strike on bell
    5¾in. (14.5cm.) high, handle down


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