Fine Clocks

12 Dec 2012, starting at 14:00 GMT.

Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.


lots

An early 19th century French ormolu mantel clock Prevost Jeune a' Toulouse

An impressive late 19th century gilt bronze and marble four glass mantel clock The movement by A D Mougin

A rare late 19th century table regulator with detent escapement The movement stamped 46060 FMG

A rare 19th century French year duration four glass mantel clock Numbered 3102

A very rare early 19th century French ormolu mantel clock with Chappe semaphore automata Chappe

A scarce late 19th century French 'bras-en-l'air' figural timepiece

A fine and rare late 18th century French ormolu mantel clock depicting the Victory of Love over Time Mathieu Le Jeune

An exceptional mid 18th century agate-panelled and silver-mounted musical ormolu table clock with moonphase indication. Sold with the original key, signed and dated key, James Cox, London, 1766. James Cox, London 2

A fine and rare late 18th century moss agate and stone set gilt metal musical casket with automata scene in the manner of James Cox The watch movement by J. Stroud, London

A fine and rare late 18th century grande sonnerie striking and musical mantel clock J Robert et fils et Cie

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Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

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A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:
25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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