A 19th century Henry Marc ormolu mantel clock with reputed provenance to Queen Victorian,  the dial signed Hy Marc A Paris

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Lot 470TP
A 19th century Henry Marc ormolu mantel clock
with reputed provenance to Queen Victorian, the dial signed Hy Marc A Paris

£ 500 - 800
US$ 640 - 1,000
A 19th century Henry Marc ormolu mantel clock
with reputed provenance to Queen Victorian, the dial signed Hy Marc A Paris
the waisted Rococo style case with two putti, a goat and fruiting grapevines on scrolling feet, the 3" dial with enamel cartouche Roman numerals, the brass twin train movement with silk suspension and outside countwheel, striking on a bell with pendulum and key, 41cm high

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  • The full description and provenance for this lot should read as follows:

    A third quarter 19th century French gilt bronze figural mantel clock
    the dial and movement signed for Hy Marc A Paris, by repute with Royal provenance
    the waisted Rococo style case cast with two putti and goat and fruiting grapevines, on scrolling feet, the 3" dial with enamel cartouche Roman numerals, the brass twin train movement with silk suspension and outside countwheel striking on a bell, with pendulum and key, 41cm high

    Provenance:
    By repute formerly the property of one of the daughters of Queen Victorian and purchased by the vendor's family at an auction at Kensington Palace. Thence by descent.
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