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Miniature Boulle Table Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Boulle Table Clock, France, late 19th/20th century, faux tortoise shell and brass inlaid case, fully inlaid floor and rear door, applied cast brass scrolled feet with acanthus leaves, cast mermaid and putto centered along bottom edge of front glass, highly repousse brass dial with Roman numerals on enamel shields, pagoda top with putto finial, eight-day, spring-powered, time and strike movement marked Japy Freres & Cie regulated by a pendulum, ht. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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