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French Napoleon III Gilt Bronze and Alabaster Clock, 19th c., with a figure depicting Diana, Goddess of the Hunt, presented in a blown glass dome on ebonized base, Clock- H.- 13 1/2 in., W.- 18 in., D.- 7 in., with dome- H.- 18 in., W.- 22 in., D.- 8 5/4 in.


Condition consistent with age and use. Wear and loss to gilt throughout, particularly on Diana. Diana’s bow shows possible break near upper shoulder. Minor loss of gilt leaf at front base of clock. Marble shows signs of wear and loss near gilt. Base shows minor surface scratches and knicks, with possible minor wood worm damage. Would benefit from a cleaning. A lovely example. ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD “AS IS.” NO STATEMENT REGARDING CONDITION OF ANY ITEM, WHETHER IT IS MADE ORALLY AT THE AUCTION OR ANY OTHER TIME, OR IN WRITING IN THE CATALOGUE OR ELSEWHERE, SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE A WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR ASSUMPTION OF LIABILITY.

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French Napoleon III Gilt Bronze and Alabaster Clock,

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jan 19, 2019