• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 948

    A FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE STRIKING WALL CLOCK 'OEIL DE BOEUF'

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE STRIKING WALL CLOCK 'OEIL DE BOEUF'
    19TH CENTURY
    GREEN PAINTED AND DECORATED WITH GOLD PAINTED FLOWERS, OCTAGONAL CASE WITH BRASS BALL AND SUSPENSION RING, EIGHT-DAY TWIN BARREL MOVEMENT, SILK SUSPENSION, COUNTWHEEL STRIKE ON BELL, STAMPED ON BACKPLATE HP; PENDULUM, WINDING KEY AND ADJUSTMENT KEY
    35 CM. DIAM.


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