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Belgian Slate and Marble Three-Piece French Clock Garniture

Auction:
2502
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Belgian Slate and Marble Three-Piece French Clock Garniture, the drum head with variegated red marble surrounding the enameled dial with Roman numerals and recessed center with Brocot exposed escapement and Breguet-type moon hands, the mid section with beveled glass and brass beading to view the grid-iron pendulum, all on a scroll base with marble beading, eight-day time and count-wheel strike movement, rear plate stamped P.R., together with matching garniture, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

drum head, Beadwork, Clock, Horology, Pendulum