A mid 18th century French stained horn and gilt bronze mounted bracket timepiece
Lot 47
A mid 18th century French stained horn and gilt bronze mounted bracket timepiece
£2,500 - 3,500
US$ 4,200 - 5,900
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mid 18th century French stained horn and gilt bronze mounted bracket timepiece
the case with a caddy top surmounted by a gilt bronze figure of Victory, the hinged an dglazed door decorated with a further nude figure of a female goddess cast in relief, raised on four scrolling ffeet, the 6" twenty four piece white enamelled dial with Roman numerals and Arabic minute markers, within a mask cast with scrolling foliage, the movement original, but previously striking on a bell with a repeat cord (now lacking other amendments), together with the original bracket of tapering form, with C-scroll and acanthus decoration, 75.5cm high overall (2)
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  1. Charlie Thomas
    Specialist - Period Design
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 207 468 8358
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