04-29-2016 04-29-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2890M Marlborough
April 29, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Diminutive LeRoy Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock

$615$500
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Diminutive LeRoy Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock, Paris, c. 1840, classical woman with a butterfly on her shoulder resting on a rocky outcropping, 2-in. Roman numeral silvered dial with an engine-turned beaded bezel, midsection with a cast acanthus leaf-decorated border, all resting on scrolled feet, thirty-hour time-only movement with a silk thread suspension, signed LeRoy a Paris, ht. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

dial numerals appear to be re-painted but overall very nice condition.


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Keywords

LeRoy Gilt-brass, Paris