• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 277

    AN EBONIZED AND BRASS TIMEPIECE 'RELIGIEUSE'

    20TH CENTURY; INCORPORATING AN EARLIER MOVEMENT

    Price Realised  

    AN EBONIZED AND BRASS TIMEPIECE 'RELIGIEUSE'
    20TH CENTURY; INCORPORATING AN EARLIER MOVEMENT
    The ebonized case with a door to front and back, red velvet covered wood dial plate applied with an engraved and pierced brass chapterring bearing signature Dumier ABurssin, pierced and engraved hands, single barrel movement with ringed baluster pillars, verge escapement, (later) cycloidal cheeks; pendulum, winding key
    41 cm. high (handle down)


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    Provenance

    With E.F.J. Stender, Sint Michielsgestel, 1978.
    Acquired by the present owner.