Lot 396: Black Forest Carved Mantle Clock
January 21, 2017
Pittsfield, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Black Forest Carved Mantle Clock. Black forest carved case with figural scene of a fox chasing a partridge as it flies away; the case depicts a forest landscape with leaved bocks and tall grass with a large trunk above the dial and birds nest to the left. Has a 4.5 in. carved wood dial with applied brass Roman hour numerals; typical round French brass 8 day spring driven movement signed Japy Freres has a half hour strike on a steel bell. Movement is not running, case has an overcoated finish with chipping and loss to the carvings. 20.5 in. high x 18 in. wide x 9 in. deep. Weight: 12.75 lbs.
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