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A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRONZE LYRE CLOCK, FRENCH, CIRCA 1880

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRONZE LYRE CLOCK, FRENCH, CIRCA 1880

A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRONZE LYRE CLOCK, FRENCH, CIRCA 1880

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

3,024

GBP

A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRONZE LYRE CLOCK, FRENCH, CIRCA 1880


4¾-inch enamel dial with painted floral swags and bearing the signature Lepaute, Hger de la Marine, A Paris, the Vincenti & Cie movement striking on a bell, the pendulum incorporating a circlet of pastes surrounding the dial, the lyre case with sunburst surmount and flanked by metamorphic putti, the blue-painted plinth with gilt mounts

56cm. 22in. high


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Dial in good condition. Movement appears to be complete and running at time of cataloguing but may benefit from fresh oil, pendulum suspension damaged and requires replacement. Case in generally good condition with some minor marks to the gilding, blue paint to plinth possibly later/refreshed. With pendulum but no winder.


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