AUCTION : 0518


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

Lot#: 88

DESCRIPTION: Grohe, a Paris, an ornate, renaissance revival, gilt bronze and porcelain mounted mantel clock, the case resting on gryphon and scroll feet, with dome top and fruit filled urn finial, and replete with rococo and renaissance revival ornament, the panels in the manner of Jacob Petit, with blue ground, and gilt bordered, floral vignettes, the front with a shepherdess in a landscape playing a flute below the roman numeral dial with floral wreath, fancy gilt hands, 8 day, two train pendule de Paris movement striking on a bell
CONDITION: very dirty, retains much of its original gilding, decorated panels very good, minute hand replaced, movement clean, runs and strikes
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
CIRCA: 1870
DIMENSIONS: 17in x 10.75in x 8in