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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 343

    A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU STRIKING EIGHT DAY MANTEL CLOCK

    VINVENT, PARIS, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU STRIKING EIGHT DAY MANTEL CLOCK
    VINVENT, PARIS, CIRCA 1800
    The case surmounted by a seated female figure painting, the white enamel Roman dial signed 'Vincent a© Paris', gilt-brass hands, the twin barrels movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell (lacking) formally under glass dome; later pendulum
    17¼ in. (44 cm.) high, excluding base


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the female figure on this clock is lacking the brush pictured in the catalogue