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Egyptian Revival Black Slate, Rouge Marble and Bronze Mounted Three Piece Clock Garniture

Auction:
2332
Lot:
420A
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Egyptian Revival Black Slate, Rouge Marble and Bronze Mounted Three Piece Clock Garniture late 19th century, the flat-top temple-form case with sphinx busts to sides, with stepped plinths etched with female figures, front of case mounted with parcel gilt and patinated mask of a king flanked by wings and swags, ht. 15 1/4, with pair of obelisks with female masks to sides, and etched with faux hieroglyphics, ht. 22 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Hieroglyphics, Mask

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