• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 329

    A FRENCH ORMOLU STRIKING PENDULE D'OFFICIER

    THE CASE LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU STRIKING PENDULE D'OFFICIER
    THE CASE LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The white enamel dial with outer concentric calendar ring, (hand and calendrical work lacking), ormolu hands, the replaced twin barrels movement with bimetallic lever balance to platform escapement and rack strike on bell; winding key
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high, handle down


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