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German Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

German Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock, late 19th century, polychrome enameled and gilded with cherubs seated atop floral baskets and playing horns and cymbals to either side of the central clock with urn finial, all adorned with floral sprays, overall ht. 17 1/4, lg. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Old repairs to one wing of each cherub; small chips to various flower petals. Gilt wear to the trim lines on the backside.

Keywords

Clocks, Hebrew Bible, Mantel clock

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