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Faux Tortoiseshell Boulle Mantel Clock

Auction:
3118T
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Discovery - 3118T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 23, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Faux Tortoiseshell Boulle Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, urn-topped serpentine case with conforming brass and glass door, with scrolled brass feet, 9-in. roman numeral convex porcelain dial, eight-day time and strike movement, regulated by a sunburst pendulum, ht. 26 in.
Estimate $20-200

door and a piece of brass molding needs to be re-attached, porcelain dial has been repaired/filled-in, in the center, cracks around the six


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, Clocks, Design, Industrial design, Mantel clock, Pendulum

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