• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 589

    AN AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT AND GREEN PAINTED CARVED WOOD GRANDE-SONNERIE WALL CLOCK WITH CALENDAR

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT AND GREEN PAINTED CARVED WOOD GRANDE-SONNERIE WALL CLOCK WITH CALENDAR
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The case carved as an eagle holding a drapery centred by the white enamel dial, pierced and chased ormolu hands, blued steel pointer for the calendar, triple barrel short duration grande-sonnerie movement with strike on two bells, silks suspension; Apollo mask pendulum
    77 cm. high overall


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