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Bronze French Shelf Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
439
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze French Shelf Clock, c. 1890, the stepped flat top supported by engaged columns with side and front panels of birds, butterflies, and flowers cast in bas relief, all on a stepped plinth, brass bezel glazed with beveled glass over the 4-in. porcelain Roman numeral dial with recessed center, blued steel hands, brass, eight-day time and strike movement with outside escapement and a pendulum, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Dial in very good condition. Movement ticks and strikes.


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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steel hands