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Jasper-mounted Gilt-metal, Mantle Clock

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Jasper-mounted Gilt-metal, Mantle Clock, France, 18th century and later, the case with flaming urn finial above berried laurel branches, the base with eagle supports with tassels atop their heads, set with dark blue ground medallions with applied white relief, and all mounted atop a lozenge-shape marble stand, clock movement stamped 3985, overall ht. 16 3/8 in.; with a later Wedgwood light blue jasper-mounted pendulum.
Estimate $700-900

The movement a 19th century replacement; some chipping to the edges of the jasper plaques; gilding with wear, especially to the surface of the base.


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. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement 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.

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France, Pendulum, Wedgwood

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