French Neoclassical Gilt Mantel Clock, with gilt

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Sold Price: [Subscribe to view] Sold Date: 6:00 AM PT - Apr 17th, 2008

French Neoclassical Gilt Mantel Clock, with gilt-metal figures depicting musicians and a music stand above, engine-turned bezel around an enameled dial with Roman numerals, Breguet-type hands, ormolu mounts, adjustable feet and eight-day brass, time and strike movement with silk thread suspension and count-wheel strike, (lacking a pendulum), ht. 12 in.

Condition: Lacking a pendulum, gilding worn on case, movement complete but needs cleaning.

Condition report

Both figures are full figures with both front and back present. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.


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