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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 189

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    CIRCA 1890
    Modelled with three putti unveiling a globe decorated with a zodiacal band, on an oval white marble base on toupie feet, with incised and painted chapters, pierced gilt-metal hands, the eight day movement with strike on bell, lacking rear cover
    26¾ in. (68 cm.) high, 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) wide, 12 in. (30 cm.) deep


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