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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 557

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED AND PASTE-SET WHITE MARBLE STRIKING LYRE CLOCK AND FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA

    RETAIL SIGNATURE FOR FESTEAU LE JEUNE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED AND PASTE-SET WHITE MARBLE STRIKING LYRE CLOCK AND FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA
    RETAIL SIGNATURE FOR FESTEAU LE JEUNE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    With swinging paste-set bezel to white enamel dial with gilt lyre hands, the twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; key
    The clock -- 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) high; the candelabra 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) high (3)


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