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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 324

    A SOUTH ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL QUARTER-STRIKING TABLE CLOCK WITH ALARM

    SICILY, THE DIAL SIGNED AUGUSTINUS SELUAGIO PANORMI, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A SOUTH ITALIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL QUARTER-STRIKING TABLE CLOCK WITH ALARM
    SICILY, THE DIAL SIGNED AUGUSTINUS SELUAGIO PANORMI, MID-18TH CENTURY
    23 ¼ in. (59 cm.) high; 15 in. (38 cm.) wide; 8 ½ in. (21 cm.) deep


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 16 April 2009, Lot 31.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM VILLA AGNESI IN MONTEVECCHIA, LOMBARDY (LOTS 219-231 & 300-327)