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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 344

    A Louis XV brass and stained tortoiseshell inlaid striking bracket clock and bracket

    LOUIS JOLIN, ORLÉANS, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

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    A Louis XV brass and stained tortoiseshell inlaid striking bracket clock and bracket
    Louis Jolin, Orléans, Second quarter 18th Century
    The cast ormolu dial with individual Roman hour chapters and Arabic five minute chapters and signed 'JOLIN/A ORLEANS', blued steel hands, the twin barrels movement with five rear-pinned ring turned pillars, verge escapement and calibrated countwheel strike on bell; bracket, pendulum
    40 in. (102 cm.) high, over bracket


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