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    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    A FRENCH WHITE ALABASTER AND GILT-METAL MOUNTED EIGHT DAY STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH WHITE ALABASTER AND GILT-METAL MOUNTED EIGHT DAY STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    Late 19th Century
    The case with lion head side handles and surmounted by urn finial, blued steel Breguet hands to the white enamel dial, the twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell, pendulum, winding key
    15½ in. (39.4cm) high


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    Provenance

    The Dining Room, Fort Belvedere, Runnymede, Surrey, 1956-1976.
    Virginia Water Cottage, Windsor Great Park, Berkshire.


    Literature

    Christopher Hussey, 'Fort Belvedere, Surrey-II; The Residence of the Hon. Gerald Lascelles', Country Life, 26 November 1959, fig.4., p.961.