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    Sale 7464

    Un hôtel particulier du Faubourg Saint-Germain The Collection of The Marquis and Marquise de Ravenel

    21 - 22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 294

    A LOUIS XVI WHITE MARBLE AND ORMOLU SMALL STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    BINSSE, NANTES, CIRCA 1780

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    A LOUIS XVI WHITE MARBLE AND ORMOLU SMALL STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    BINSSE, NANTES, CIRCA 1780
    With vase surmount flanked by pineapple finials, above silk-backed pierced half columns to the sides, the breakfront plinth inset with foliate mounts, the white enamel Roman and Arabic dial signed Binfse/A NANTES, pierced and chased ormolu hands, the eight day movement with twin barrels, silk suspension and countwheel strike on bell
    12½ in. (32 cm.) high


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