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#: 86

DESCRIPTION: France, an unusual gilt bronze and cut glass mantel clock, possibly Baccart, the rectilinear case with egg and dart molded base on cut, flattened ball feet, cyma recta molded cornice, and surmounted by a gilt plinth with acanthus decorated support for the cut glass finial, the case with crosshatched, diamond cutting, Roman numeral white enamel dial with brass bezel, blued steel spade and poker hands, and 8 day, timepiece movement
CONDITION: losses to gilding, minor chips to glass, gilt trim above cornice missing, dial with repairs and now mounted with screws, movement a 20th century replacement, running
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2500
CIRCA: 1840
DIMENSIONS: 14in x 5.25in x 4.5in