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Lot 0055A
Chinese automaton bracket clock, having a porcelain dial with black Roman numerals. Ornate pierced brass hands with red and clear paste-set jewels around the bezel. A cylindrical cluster of spinning glass rods form a waterfall in the top of the case under a drum form having a paste-set jeweled bezel. The jeweled teardrop finial at the top also rotates clockwise. Large gilt bronze case has extravagant filigree mounts. The top finial reads "Da Ji" (Great prosperity). 37"h. x 15 1/2"w. x 12 1/2"d.Link to Video of clock in motion:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iri7_6vtJg

Condition

Good condition. Minor crack and chipped glass behind scene. We are not experts on clocks and do not guarantee the movement. We stress any interested parties should inspect the clock as it is truly remarkable in person.

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RARE CHINESE AUTOMATON BRACKET CLOCK

Estimate $100,000 - $300,000Nov 13, 2016
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Repaupo, NJ, USA
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