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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 4:00PMCalender

Empire Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 13, 2017 10:00AM


Empire Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, France, first quarter 19th century, with wreaths atop a columnar bookcase, enameled chapter ring and roman numerals, flanked by two children reading, atop an ovoid base decorated with swags, ht. 17, wd. 11 1/2, dp. 7 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

We do not guarantee that the clock runs. Several repairs to enamel face. Finish to the sides and back discolored.

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