Lepaute Variegated Marble Portico Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
- Date / Time :
- April 25, 2015 10:00AM
Lepaute Variegated Marble Portico Clock, Paris, c. 1850, variegated gray marble case with four columns supporting the stepped cornice, finely detailed ormolu column capitals, cast brass bezel and mushroom feet, 5-in. porcelain Roman numeral dial marked Lepaute a Paris, eight-day time and countwheel strike movement stamped H 59, regulated by a temperature compensated grid iron pendulum with a 4 1/4-in. brass encased ball, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Clock ticks and strikes. Lacking a bell.
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