• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 478

    A GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED BRASS AND TORTOISEHSELL BOULLE MARQUETRY STRIKING WALL CLOCK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED BRASS AND TORTOISEHSELL BOULLE MARQUETRY STRIKING WALL CLOCK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The foliate cast ormolu dial with white enamel chapters and blued steel hands, twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on gong; sunburst mask pendulum, key
    57 in. (145 cm.) high (3)


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