Interiors, Day 2: Furniture, Carpets, Clocks & Works of Art | 06 December 2017
A French bronze, gilt brass and serpentine marble mantel clock garniture...
Sold for £300
A French bronze, gilt brass and serpentine marble mantel clock garniture
Japy Freres, Paris, late 19th century
The circular eight-day gong striking movement with Brocot type escapement regulated by mercury capsule pendulum with rate adjustment to suspension, the backplate stamped with JAPY FRERES, MED. D’HONNEUR roundel over number 65, 5 8, the circular dial with engine-turned gilt centre within white enamel Roman numeral chapter ring, with steel moon hands and milled bezel, the bevel-glazed case with patinated bronze eagle surmount over stepped cavetto moulded marble superstructure and brass caddy moulded uprights, on conforming cavetto moulded skirt base with brass disc feet, 46.5cm (18.25ins) high; the pair of matching urn side pieces with gilt flambeau finials over moulded collars and scroll cast bronze handles, on brass and cavetto moulded marble square bases with disc feet, each 33cm (13ins) high.
Wednesday 06 December 2017, 10.00am
Sunday 3 December
10am - 2pm
Monday 4 December
9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 5 December
8.30am - 4.30pm
Day of sale from 8.30am