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Gilt-bronze Medaille D'Argent Wall Clock

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Gilt-bronze Medaille D'Argent Wall Clock, France, 1865, rococo-style, adorned with foliage to either side, a cherub seated on a chariot pulled by birds amongst clouds below, lg. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

In overall good condition. We do not guarantee that the clock runs.


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

France, Chariot, Cherub, Decorative arts, Gilding, Gold, Metal plating, Ormolu, Porcelain, Rococo

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