11-02-2013 11-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2684M Marlborough
November 2, 2013 10:00 AMCalender
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Bronze Tropical-theme French Clock

$840$700
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Tropical-theme French Clock, tree house-form case, 3 1/2-in. dial with applied Roman numeral lozenges, gilt dragon hands, agricultural tools and sheaves of grain on the base, eight-day time and strike movement marked Pert Bally, Brevete, a Paris, controlled by a pendulum (not original), ht. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Movement ticks and strikes but is in need of a cleaning.


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Keywords

agricultural tools, Paris