• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 73

    An Empire bronze striking chariot clock

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An Empire bronze striking chariot clock
    Early 19th Century
    CASE: modelled with a single horse, formerly bronzed and gilded, patination now distressed
    DIAL: white enamel, distressed
    MOVEMENT: twin barrels with silk suspension to anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell
    13 in. (33 cm.) high, 17¾ in. (45 cm.) wide, 5 in. (13 cm.) deep


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