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A Louis XVI-style gilt-bronze and malachite mantel clock, French, circa 1880
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
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445

PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT COLLECTOR

A Louis XVI-style gilt-bronze and malachite mantel clock, French, circa 1880
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A Louis XVI-style gilt-bronze and malachite mantel clock, French, circa 1880
5-inch enamel dial signed Lemerle-Charpentier & Cie, Bronziers, 8, Rue Charlot, Paris, the similarly signed movement with Brocot escapement and striking on a bell, the rectangular case with pineapple finials and with floral and mask mounts, the moulded base inset with ribbon-tied laurel
48cm. 18in. high
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Catalogue Note

Charpentier & Cie is recorded at 8, Rue Charlot, Paris in 1860, and was later known as Lemerle-Charpentier & Cie from circa 1870 to 1890. They exhibited mantel clocks, garnitures, torchères and vases at the Exposition Universelle of 1878 in Paris.

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