• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art & Ceramics

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 24

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL VASIFORM TIME-PIECE

    MARK OF HERMANN BÖHM, VIENNA, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL VASIFORM TIME-PIECE
    MARK OF HERMANN BÖHM, VIENNA, CIRCA 1880
    Decorated overall with figures and foliage, the underside stamped HB, with Austrian control marks and museum accession number 52.75.59
    6¾ in. (17½ cm.) high


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    Provenance

    The Estate of Leopold Metzenberg (Executive, Sears, Roebuck & Co.)
    Gift to present owner, 1952


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS