• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5920

    Christie's Interiors

    15 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    A VIENNESE ENAMEL DESK TIMEPIECE

    THE MOVEMENT BY JAMES MCCABE. LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNESE ENAMEL DESK TIMEPIECE
    THE MOVEMENT BY JAMES MCCABE. LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The oval case with classical dressed figures to the rear and rustic scene to the inside, the champlevé enamel dial with blued steel hands, single chain fusee movement with lever escapement, signed 'Jas. McCabe/Royal Exchange, London/14686', movement probably associated; two winding keys
    8¾in. (22.5cm.) high


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