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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 421

    A Napoleon III ormolu clock base

    BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A Napoleon III ormolu clock base
    By Ferdinand Barbedienne, Third quarter 19th Century
    The rectangular spreading case cast with portrait medallions and love trophies, centred by a circular enamelled dial signed F. Barbedienne/Paris, raised on toupie feet and a rectangular onyx plinth base
    11 in. (28 cm.) high; 15½ in. (39.5 cm.) wide


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