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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 334

    A French ormolu-mounted white marble striking eight day lyre clock

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A French ormolu-mounted white marble striking eight day lyre clock
    Late 19th Century
    The frame with trailing grape and vine mount, beaded and floral swag mounts to the oval plinth raised on toupie feet, with paste-set swinging bezel to the white enamel Arabic dial painted with floral swags, gilt-metal hands, the twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and integral pendulum, strike on bell; winding key
    19¾ in. (47.5 cm.) high


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