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Neoclassical Cast-Brass and Ormolu-Mounted Mantel Clock, French, Made for the American Market, Circa 1815

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman

Neoclassical Cast-Brass and Ormolu-Mounted Mantel Clock, French, Made for the American Market, Circa 1815

Neoclassical Cast-Brass and Ormolu-Mounted Mantel Clock, French, Made for the American Market, Circa 1815

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

11,340

USD

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The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman

Neoclassical Cast-Brass and Ormolu-Mounted Mantel Clock

French, Made for the American Market

Circa 1815


Inscription below face reads First in War, First in Peace, First in the Hearts, of his Countrymen.  

Height 16 in. by Width 10 3/8 in. by Depth 4 3/8 in.

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The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Sotheby’s, New York, Important Americana, Including Silver, Flags, Folk Art & Furniture, May 23, 2002, lot 312.