Lot 204: A sterling silver mantel clock with frame, retailed by Bulgari, london, 1879
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A sterling silver mantel clock with frame, retailed by Bulgari
key wind, key set horseshoe motif clock and suspension frame with English hallmarks for London, 1879 with fitted Bulgari case and outer box.
H: 2 3/4 in.
Retailed by Bulgari and tagged "Collezione Bulgari Roma".
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Overall condition: good
Movement: Key wind, key set, no corrosion, discoloration or excessive wear. Sets, winds and runs.
Case back: stamped for platinum, light to moderate scratches
Dial: in good condition with some hairlines at 9 o'clock and chips to enamel on outer edge (not visible when case is on). Numerals in good condition, hand (one hand deficient) and dial original.
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