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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 276

    A SWISS ORMOLU-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL, BONE AND BOULLE MARQUETRY STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK

    ZELLER, BASEL; THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SWISS ORMOLU-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL, BONE AND BOULLE MARQUETRY STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK
    ZELLER, BASEL; THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The waisted case with horn blowing cherub door mount, the (later?) repoussé brass dial with black and white Roman and Arabic enamel chapters, blued steel hands, the square four pillar eight-day movement with verge escapement, striking the hours and half hours with three hammers on two bells above, with pull repeat, signed on the back plate Zeller A Basle, with a rectangular paper label inscribed Schloss Feldsberg Obj.-Nr. 121 Inv.-Nr. 2764 and a square label inscribed F.L. 8
    59.5 cm. high


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    Provenance

    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.