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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 148

    AN AUSTRIAN ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND GREEN PAINTED GRANDE SONNERIE MANTEL CLOCK

    CARL WURM, WIEN. EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND GREEN PAINTED GRANDE SONNERIE MANTEL CLOCK
    CARL WURM, WIEN. EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The drumcase flanked and supported by saters, white enamel dial with calendar ring, pierced ormolu hands, blued steel pointer, short duration twin barrel movement, strike on two bells, trip repeat
    29 cm. high
    Together with a pair of French patinated bronze sculptures after Pradier, allegorical of La Verité and La Justice, late 19th Century - 30 cm. high (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH FAMILY LIVING ABROAD (LOTS 133-153)