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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 56

    A FRENCH ORMOLU PENDULE D'OFFICIER STYLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY, TH EMOVEMENT BY CHOPIN, PARIS

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH ORMOLU PENDULE D'OFFICIER STYLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY, TH EMOVEMENT BY CHOPIN, PARIS
    The case with winged amorino mounts to the sides and on milled feet, the white enamel Roman dial with Arabic quarters and signed Chopin à Paris, ormolu arrow hands (lacking hour), the eight day movement with twin barrels, silk suspension (escapement lacking) and countwheel strike on bell; movement and dial associated to case
    7¾ in. (20 cm.) high, handle down


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