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Lot 0374
Jacob Petit Paris Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock

mid-19th century, French, the Rococo Revival case pierced and decorated with gilt scroll and rocaille work, a pair of enfants in 18th-century costume flanking a panel of painted flowers beneath the dial, the dial signed "Jacob Petit, Paris", and the base signed "J.P." in underglaze blue.
h. 20", w. 12-3/4", d. 7"

Provenance: The Estate of Frank Fasullo, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Condition

In overall good condition. Missing the metal bolt or bolts which originally secured the top to the base. There are numerous restorations to tips of molded edge: 4 inch center of top, and 15 on the two sides, ranging from tiny chips to reattached tips, to 1/4" chips, all restored. There are typical losses to encrusted flowers.

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Jacob Petit Paris Porcelain Figural Mantel Clock

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Oct 12