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French Champleve Boudoir Clock

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

French Champleve Boudoir Clock, retailed by William Bond & Son, Boston, c. 1880, a putti atop the champleve case with floral ormolu mounts, 2 1/2-in. brass Roman numeral dial with champleve center marked Wm. Bond & Son, Boston, all on composite scroll and claw-and-ball feet, eight-day time and strike movement regulated by a pendulum, ht. 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $250-450

Clock 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.

Keywords

William Bond, Clocks, Gilding, Gold, Metal plating, Ormolu, Pendulum, Porcelain