Lot 465: Continental Neoclassical Gilt-Metal Mounted Marble Mantel Clock
January 25, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Continental Neoclassical Gilt-Metal Mounted Marble Mantel Clock
Probably German. second quarter of the 19th century
The engine turned face with three-train movement and Roman numerals, within a case surmounted by an oil lamp with snake handle and the figure of a seated woman in a chiton, reading a book inscribed Allmanach 1836, on a klismos chair with swagged apron. Height 15 3/4 inches (40 cm), width 11 1/2 inches (29.2 cm), depth 5 inches (12.7 cm).
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