A large late 19th century French red tortoiseshell boulle clock
Lot 39W Y
A large late 19th century French red tortoiseshell boulle clock
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,200 - 4,800
withdrawn

Lot Details
A large late 19th century French red tortoiseshell boulle clock
The shaped caddy surmounted by the figure of Chronos seated upon an orb, over four oil lamp finials, pierced gallery and moulded frieze, supported by four allegorical terms representing the seasons, flanking the shaped glazed door with an ormolu study of Apollo as a charioteer, the surfaces enriched with engraved premier partie figures among foliate scrolls raised on foliate scroll feet, supported on four recumbent horses and shaped plinth with shaped apron, the 7.5 inch twelve piece Roman dial with shaped blued steel hands, the twin train movement with rectangular plates, silk suspension and outside countwheel. 115cm (45.25in)

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