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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1346

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK
    CIRCA 1775
    The circular dial headed by a cockerel, within a fruiting oak-mounted case, the dial and pull quarter repeat movement signed DeLorme A Paris, with later Brocot escapement and suspension, the dial re-enameled, the cockerel apparently original
    11 in. (28 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.