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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 134

    A Regency marble and ormolu-mounted eight day mantel timepiece


    Price Realised  


    A Regency marble and ormolu-mounted eight day mantel timepiece
    French, London. Circa 1820
    The clock flanked by muses emblematic of learning holding books, the central clock case resting on ormolu volutes with engine turned barrel casing surmounted by an ormolu eagle finial, the white enamel dial with blued steel Breguet hands (minute replaced), the single chain and fusee movement with anchor escapement and signed French Royal/Exchange London to the back plate; pendulum, winding key
    14¼in. (36cm.) wide

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