05-04-2013 05-04-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2652M Marlborough
May 4, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Art Deco Figural Desk Clock

$1,200$1,000
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2652M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 04, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Figural Desk Clock, Paris, c. 1925, the Belgian slate and alabaster clock with seated spelter and composite female figure and standing peacock, the hexagonal dial with Arabic numerals and pierced hands within a tetradecagon (13-sided) alabaster and black slate case, eight-day, time and count-wheel strike movement with platform escapement and marked on the back plate, The Friedlander Co., France and Fini Paris J.S. 46448 all on a alabaster and black slate base, ht. 13, wd. 28 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Composition head of figure has possibly been re-attached, slight imperfections on case.


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Keywords

Paris, France, The Friedlander Co., Composition head, head of figure