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Champleve and Marble Crystal Regulator Mantel Clock and Garniture

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Champleve and Marble Crystal Regulator Mantel Clock and Garniture, French, c. 1890, pitch pediment-style marble top above the beveled glass sides and doors, champleve-decorated flat columns flank the door over the 3 1/2-in. Arabic numeral porcelain dial marked in part A. LA Renaissance Paris, pierced gilt hands, and champleve-decorated bezel, resting on a marble base with brass mushroom feet, eight-day time and strike, spring-powered movement, regulated by a two-jar mercury pendulum; together with two Egyptian-style marble and champleve urns, clock ht. 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

clock runs and ticks, strike needs adjustment, overall very good condition with minor chips to marble clock base, urn handles need tightening


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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