Fine Clocks

12 Dec 2012, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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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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Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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* Import low rate

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

Y CITES

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