Description

    French Rare Palanquin Form Miniature Clock With Limoges Panels, circa 1889
    Case: miniature palanquin form gilt case, hinged back door with a raised cherub motif, polychrome enameled side panels depicting cherubs on a ruby red ground, raised Rococo designs, 3 1/2 inches high, 2 1/4 inches wide
    Dial: red enamel with miniature love birds and flowers, Arabic numerals, gold Louis XV hands
    Movement: number 1546, rectangular, signed Paris, platform mounted balance with lever escapement
    Signed: upper top case edge is engraved J.K. Co. M.P. 2nd July 1889


    Condition Report*:

    Type: French Rare Palanquin Form Miniature Clock With Limoge Panels
    Dial: red enamel, love birds and miniature flowers
    Hands; gold Louis XV
    Metal: gilt
    Case Info: Limoge enameled side panels of cherubs
    Case Width: 3 1/2 inches high, 2 1/4 wide
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: number 1546, rectangular, signed Paris, platform mounted balance with lever escapement
    Circa: 1889
    Condition: case, dial and movement are all very good


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    18th Sunday
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