A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-BRASS INLAID RED TORTOISESHELL ‘BOULLE’ MANTEL CLOCK
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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-BRASS INLAID RED TORTOISESHELL ‘BOULLE’ MANTEL CLOCK

OF REGENCE STYLE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-BRASS INLAID RED TORTOISESHELL ‘BOULLE’ MANTEL CLOCK
OF REGENCE STYLE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
The domed pediment surmounted by a figure of Minerva, the twin-barrel movement with count wheel strike on bell
46 in. (117 cm.) high; 22 ¾ in. (57.5 cm.) wide; 8 ½ in. (21.5 cm.) deep
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
This lot will be removed to Christie’s Park Royal. Christie’s will inform you if the lot has been sent offsite. Our removal and storage of the lot is subject to the terms and conditions of storage which can be found at Christies.com/storage and our fees for storage are set out in the table below - these will apply whether the lot remains with Christie’s or is removed elsewhere. Please call Christie’s Client Service 24 hours in advance to book a collection time at Christie’s Park Royal. All collections from Christie’s Park Royal will be by pre-booked appointment only. Tel: +44 (0)20 7839 9060 Email: cscollectionsuk@christies.com. If the lot remains at Christie’s it will be available for collection on any working day 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Lots are not available for collection at weekends.

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