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Gilt Figural Crystal Regulator

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Gilt Figural Crystal Regulator, France, c. 1880, white marble, gilt brass, and beveled glass case with standing winged cupid holding a commemorative plaque of a female festooned with garlands of flowers, drapery, and ribbons, the base with applied ormolu and pad feet, porcelain Arabic numeral dial with floral garlands below the numerals and pierced gilt hands, eight-day time and strike movement stamped Marti et Cie and LH, rack strike and pendulum, ht. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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