11 July 2006,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,040
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A Louis Philippe ormolu Rheims cathedral striking mantel clock, circa 1840
The rose window dial applied with individual white enamel Roman chapters, steel starburst hands, the eight day twin barrel movement with rectangular plates, silk suspension and countwheel strike on bell, stamped for Pailly/FRÈRES -- 18½ in. (47 cm.) high; pendulum, replaced key
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