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September 10, 2015 12:00 PM - September 21, 2015 12:00 PMCalender
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Cloisonne Gilt-copper Clock

$523$425
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2837TLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 10, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Cloisonne Gilt-copper Clock, China, 19th century, with a square cloisonne base mounted on four winged mythical bird feet, the round watch enclosed in a carved roundel decorated with palmette scrolls in relief and pierced design, mounted on a cloisonne column decorated with metalwork bands, dated "1891" engraved on the back of the watch, ht. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

in good condition with some surface dirt, gilt loss, polishing substance on some details, face of the clock with some stains and uneven surface, the clock running.


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China