04-11-2009 04-11-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2452 Boston
April 11, 2009 10:00 AMCalender
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French Bronze and Porcelain Mounted Mantel Clock

$593$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2452 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 11, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

French Bronze and Porcelain Mounted Mantel Clock, late 19th century, retailed by Drummond of Perth, with two-train, half-striking, Japy Freres movement, round enamel dial, case topped by a figure of Cupid shooting an arrow, dial flanked by two recumbent sphinxes, suspending pendant porcelain roundels painted with cherubs in flight, on trumpet base with toupee feet, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Perth, Japy Freres