Lot 34: French Three Graces Annular Clock
November 17, 2012
Pittsfield, MA, USALive Auction
Description: French Figural Three Graces Annular Clock. White marble base having a fluted pedestal topped with an urn with dore bronze handles & trim, strands of garland and a bronze mounted lid with pineapple finial; standing around the urn are 3 nude female figures (three graces). The 4.5 in. dial consists of 2 porcelain rings, one with black Roman hour numerals and the other with 5 minute Arabic numbers and minute markers with an arrow indicator. The brass movement is in good running condition, having a silvered lever platform escapement and strikes on an internal bell on the half hour. Clock is in very good condition with no breaks or losses to the marble and the figures are in good condition with and original dore finish. 26 in. high x 11 in. x 11 in.