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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 20

    A GERMAN ORMOLU PENDULE D'OFFICER

    DIAL SIGNED J.J. SCHMIDT, KARLESRUHE, LATE 18TH CENTURY; THE MOVEMENT LATER

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN ORMOLU PENDULE D'OFFICER
    Dial signed J.J. Schmidt, Karlesruhe, late 18th Century; the movement later
    The case with fluted angles, scroll handle and with musical trophy mounts to the side, on paw feet, white enamel Arabic dial with inner date ring, signed 'J.J. Schmidt/in KARLSRUHE', original blued steel hands, now with 19th Century twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell (lacking)
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high, 5 1/3 in. (13.5 cm.) wide, 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) deep


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