Lot 6
  • 6

FRENCH

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
Sold
5,000 USD
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Description

  • A GILT-BRASS SÈVRES-STYLE PORCELAIN MOUNTED REPEATING CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH ALARM
    CIRCA 1860
• two train gong striking movement with lever platform escapement, the alarm now acting on a replaced bell • the porcelain dial painted with the numerals, the center with flowers and a butterfly within tooled gilt scrolls on a blue celeste ground, subsidiary alarm dial • the gorge case with side panels depicting a lady and a gentleman within love gardens, the back panel with a boy pouring water from a ewer, and the top inset with an oval panel depicting a young girl, all in 18th century costume • numbered 309 to the movement

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