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Bronze and Siena Marble Mantel Clock

Auction:
2379
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2379
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze and Siena Marble Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, with Diana, Goddess of the Hunt on a rocky outcrop and hunting dog flanking a 3 3/4 in. dia. enameled dial with Roman numerals, Breguet-type blued steel hands, eight-day time and strike movement with count-wheel strike, silk thread suspension and marked on the back plate, Pons Brevete, on a marble plinth with acanthus leaf molding and scroll feet, ht. 25 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

France, steel hands, Acanthus, Diana, Mantel clock

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