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Two French Umbrella-form Desk Clocks

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two French Umbrella-form Desk Clocks, first quarter 20th century, a guilloche pink enameled umbrella with sterling silver winding arm, and gilt arabic numerals; and a clear Bakelite example with green tip highlights, marked on movement case "Grevete France Et Etranger," dia. 3 and 4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800


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Keywords

Arabic, Bakelite, Guilloché, Language, Machining, Ornaments, Patterns, Umbrella, Vitreous enamel