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Three-piece Empire Bronze Clock Garniture

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
480
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Three-piece Empire Bronze Clock Garniture, France, 19th century, each piece patinated with gilt-bronze, including a winged maiden atop a clock in the form of a lamp with roman numeral enamel dial, on shaped base, ht. 14, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 4 1/2; and two three-light candelabra, each decorated with a winged maiden, ht. 15, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Overall age typical minor abrasions and wear. All structurally sound. We do not guarantee that the clock works. Pendulum and key available.


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.

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France, Arts, Clock, Garniture, Gilding, Learning, Ormolu, Porcelain, Visual arts

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