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PROPERTY FROM AN OLD HONG KONG FAMILY COLLECTION

AN IMPRESSIVE GILT-BRASS, GREEN ONYX AND CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL NOVELTY INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATON COMPENDIUM TIMEPIECE, 'THE BOLLARD'
FRANCE, CIRCA 1890
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
440

PROPERTY FROM AN OLD HONG KONG FAMILY COLLECTION

AN IMPRESSIVE GILT-BRASS, GREEN ONYX AND CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL NOVELTY INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATON COMPENDIUM TIMEPIECE, 'THE BOLLARD'
FRANCE, CIRCA 1890
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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AN IMPRESSIVE GILT-BRASS, GREEN ONYX AND CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL NOVELTY INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATON COMPENDIUM TIMEPIECE, 'THE BOLLARD'
FRANCE, CIRCA 1890
the silvered timepiece dial signed for the retailer J. Ullmann & Co., Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tientsin, mounted together with an aneroid barometer, mercury thermometer, compass and further timepiece dial in a cylindrical bollard which is rotated by an automaton movement concealed within the capstan base, decorated with floral polychrome enamel and with nautical mounts including anchors and davits, on a circular onyx plinth, wood stand
overall h. 66 cm, 26 in.
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Hong Kong