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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 189

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU PORTICO MANTEL CLOCK

    CIRCA 1820-30

    Price Realised  

    A RESTAURATION ORMOLU PORTICO MANTEL CLOCK
    CIRCA 1820-30
    The circular white-enamelled dial with Roman chapters signed 'DEMIA A PARIS' with leaf-tip edge and with adjusting pendulum set within paired columns supporting a rectangular stepped pediment with leaf-tip and dentilled cornice and a frieze decorated with floral swags, the stepped base decorated in relief with scrolling foliage, above a moulded and leaf-cast rim and block feet
    25½ in. (65 cm.) high; 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) wide; 6¾ in. (17 cm.) deep


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