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#: 425

DESCRIPTION: French mantel clock, the case and ornament of carved wood and finished to look like porcelain, with floral and rococo style ornament, and the base with winged dragons, with bright and matte gilding, gilt beaded bezel, Roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel hands, 8 day, timepiece movement with pendulum
CONDITION: case in remarkably good condition considering the materials and age, porcelain finish in very good condition, gilding very good, carved elements with a few minor losses, one broken branch will need repair (broken part with clock), left dragon with repaired right wing, the wing now painted gold, right dragon with small repair to left wing, a few glue drips on case back from previous repairs, dial with chip at winding hole, movement a bit loose, ticks, regulating rod detached but with clock, case back missing
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 18.5in x 15in x 6in