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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 120

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU FIGURAL LYRE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU FIGURAL LYRE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The figures of Hercules and Minerva holding a lyre shaped clockcase above a vase, scepter and a tambourin, twin barrel short-duration movement with anchor escapement, silk suspension and countwheel strike on bell; pendulum, winding key and regulation key
    40 cm. high


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