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#: 361

DESCRIPTION: France, large swinging arm shelf clock with 8 day, time only, spring driven movement in a ball form swinging arm case signed "BOCHER FRANCE", and mounted on bronzed white metal figure of medieval soldier bearing a lance resting on heavy round brass pedestal
CONDITION: The ball form case has been repainted with a plugged hole in the front. The American style movement is a replacement. The figure of the soldier bearing clock is very impressive. He is missing the index finger of his left hand.
ESTIMATE: $1200 - $1600
CIRCA: 1890