Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction
Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.
Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am
The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH
Japy Freres, Paris, figural mantel clock, 8 day, time and strike, spring-driven, pendule de Paris movement in a cast spelter case signed "Ph. Mourey" having a Rococo base with two child figures blowing horns, three polychrome painted porcelain panels with putti figures, and topped by the figure of a child feeding grapes to a goat. Comes with associated wood base.
CONDITION: the case has many loose piece. One finial is missing from the lower right side. Gold finish is missing in several spots on case. Blue material around numerals has chipped off in places. Suspension spring is broken. Hands have been put on at the wrong angle. Pendulum rod has broken in two. Signed Japy movement ticks and strikes but was not tested extensively.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $375
DIMENSIONS: 14.5in x 11in x 5in