29 April 2010,
Price realised GBP 6,250
GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A FRENCH ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK
LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
CASE: the arched pediment surmounted by a flaming urn issuing floral swags, flanked to each side by a caryatid putto, above a bearded mask DIAL: the white enamel dial signed 'GILLE-L'AINÉ/A PARIS', pierced and engraved ormolu hands MOVEMENT: with twin barrels, anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell
35 in. (89 cm.) high; 14½ in. (37 cm.) wide
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This lot has a flower swag which is not illustrated in the catalogue.
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