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Tiffany & Company Gilt Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Tiffany & Company Gilt Figural Mantel Clock, France, c. 1880, the Roman numeral dial signed Tiffany & Compy/New York, outer Arabic minute numerals and pierced gilt hands flanked by the conflicting forces of love and war with a winged cupid holding a bow and an arrow on one side and a war figure holding a spear, shield and wearing a helmet on the other all capped by two mating doves, the raised base with garland apron and paw feet, eight-day time and strike movement with bell strike and pendulum, ht. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Clock is presently running, has pendulum and key, lacking bell nut, small chips around winding arbors.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Tiffany & Company, France