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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 444

    A Napoleon III bronze-patinated metal mystery-type figural mantel timepiece

    CIRCA 1880

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A Napoleon III bronze-patinated metal mystery-type figural mantel timepiece
    Circa 1880
    The glass plate dial (damages and restorations) with gilt-painted chapters, the single barrel movement with platform cylinder escapement, with female figural support; possibly adapted
    44½in. (113cm.) high


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