• The Sunday Sale - The Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 5934

    The Sunday Sale - The Collection of the Late Christopher Wood

    8 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 158

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL GOTHIC REVIVAL STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL GOTHIC REVIVAL STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    CASE: in the form of a castle with two silvered centuries, on a giltwood plinth
    DIAL: with visible Brocot-type escapement to the recessed centre, blued steel Breguet hands
    MOVEMENT: with twin going barrels and rack strike on bell; pendulum, winding key
    15½ in. (39 cm.) high, over plinth


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Richard Price.


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