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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK

    BY SENNELIER, PETHIVIER, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK
    BY SENNELIER, PETHIVIER, MID-18TH CENTURY
    The waisted case of typical form, surmounted by a putto emblematic of time, the gilt-brass dial signed 'SENNELIER A PETHIVIER', the twin-barrel movement with verge escapement and count wheel strike on bell, on conforming bracket; with winding key and case key
    42 ½ in. (108 cm.) high; 15 ½ in. (39 cm.) wide; 9 in. (23 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)