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Description
AN UNUSUAL FRENCH NEO-GREC REVIVAL GILT BRONZE MOUNTED MARBLE MANTLE CLOCK, CIRCA 1870, the shaped rouge griotte marble arched case centering a circular dial with gilt Roman chapters and steel Breguet hands above twin key escapements, within a gilt brass hinged bezel above a pair of crisply cast paterae roundels and flanked by knob finials issuing conforming beaded rods joined at the crest with a gilt splayed scrolling anthemion finial on a cylinder and marble bun pedestal, raised on double-ringed circular legs and a rectangular plinth with sloped rouge griotte mounted panels within a gilt bronze molded frame on curling tendril cast paw feet flanking a curved stylized shell pendant mounted apron. Height: 26 1/2" Width: 15 1/4" Depth: 8 1/8" Provenance: Lifelong Collection of Clocks and Antiques, Navasota, Texas
Condition
Good condition with some cracks and old repairs on the marble, surface buildup, and gilding wear in areas throughout. Simpson Galleries does not guarantee any timepiece or clock mechanism. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS.” NO REFUNDS will be issued based on condition.
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AN UNUSUAL FRENCH NEO-GREC REVIVAL GILT BRONZE MOUNTED

Estimate $600 - $800Jun 07, 2020
Starting Price $300
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