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Large Black Marble and Bronze Egyptian Revival Shelf Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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

Description:

Large Black Marble and Bronze Egyptian Revival Shelf Clock, France, c. 1880, black and red marble case with patinated bronze statues and accents, god Lamassu atop with male and female gods flanking the 6-in. porcelain dial with red Roman numerals, hieroglyphs in the red marble dial surround and lower frieze, on six bronze feet, eight-day time and strike movement regulated by a pendulum, ht. 25 in.
Estimate $700-900

Clock ticks and strikes. Case and bronzes in very good condition.


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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France