Description

    French Decorative Lyre Form Clock With Fancy Dial
    Case: central two inch round case with large paste stone bezel, lyre measures 4 inches across at widest point, clock is 9 1/2 inches high, ornate gilt openwork and flowers, beaded edge to the oval ebonised base
    Dial: porcelain, hand painted miniature flowers, Arabic numerals, gilt open Louis XV hands
    Movement: round brass full plate, platform cylinder escapement, steel three arm balance, time only




    Condition Report*:

    Type: French Decorative Lyre Form Clock With Fancy Dial
    Dial: enamel, painted miniature flower
    Hands; gilt Louis XV
    Metal: gilt, ebonised base
    Case Width: 9 1/2 inches high
    Watch Movement: round brass full plate, platform cylinder escapement, steel three arm balance, time only
    Circa: 1870's
    Condition: very good overall condition, slight bend to one of the four feet


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    18th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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