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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 213

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN-MOUNTED TOLE PEINTE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    MID-18TH CENTURY, THE CLOCK SIGNED 'MUSSON A PARIS'

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN-MOUNTED TOLE PEINTE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    MID-18TH CENTURY, THE CLOCK SIGNED 'MUSSON A PARIS'
    CASE: modelled with flowering leafy branches supporting a clock case, above a Kaendler group of The Kiss
    DIAL: white enamel, signed 'MUSSON/A PARIS', ormolu hands
    MOVEMENT: twin barrels with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell; possibly associated
    14½ in. (37 cm.) high; 9 in. (23 cm.) wide; 8 in. (23 cm.) deep.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Reichert, Munich.


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