• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 200

    A VICTORIAN GILT-BRASS MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL AND BRASS INLAID EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK

    TUPMAN, LONDON. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN GILT-BRASS MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL AND BRASS INLAID EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK
    TUPMAN, LONDON. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The gilt-brass dial with individual enamel chapters and blued steel hands, single line fusee movement with anchor escapement, the back plate signed 'Tupman/Great Russell Street/BLOOMSBURY'; pendulum
    21in. (53cm.) high


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