• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 451

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    ANTOINE THOMAS MARTIN, PARIS, CIRCA 1790

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    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    ANTOINE THOMAS MARTIN, PARIS, CIRCA 1790
    With four English blue jasperware medallions to the case, the restored white enamel dial with outer concentric calendar and signed 'Antoine Martin/A PARIS', pierced ormolu main hands and blued steel calendar hand, the twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell; pendulum with further jasperware medallion, key
    23 in. (58 cm.) high


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