Large French Ormolu-mounted Boulle Wall Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3003M
- Date / Time :
- April 28, 2017 10:00AM
Large French Ormolu-mounted Boulle Wall Clock, retailed by Bigelow, Kennard & Co., Boston, c. 1890, a trumpeting angel atop the faux tortoiseshell and brass-inlaid case, 9-in. repousse dial with roman numeral porcelain shields, full-length glazed door with small porcelain boss reading Bigelow Kennard & Co. Boston below the dial, eight-day, time and gong strike movement regulated by a grid iron pendulum, ht. 53 in.
Overall nice condition with some sifting and losses to brass inlay, appears to be lacking bottom brass finial
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