• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1159

    A NAPOLEON III ONYX, GILT-BRASS AND EMAILLE CLOISSONÉ THREE PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

    A. CHAPUS, PARIS. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III ONYX, GILT-BRASS AND EMAILLE CLOISSONÉ THREE PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
    A. CHAPUS, PARIS. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    COMPRISING A CLOCKCASE AND TWO VASES/CANDLESTICKS, GILT-BRASS DIAL WITH FILIGREE CENTRE, SIGNED A. CHAPUS, EIGHT-DAY MOVEMENT WITH BROCOT-TYPE SUSPENSION, COUNTWHEEL STRIKE ON BELL, STAMPED TO THE BACKPLATE A. CHAPUS; PENDULUM, WINDING KEY
    THE CLOCK 34 CM. HIGH; THE VASES 28 CM. HIGH (3)


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