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    A Louis XV-Style Gilt Bronze and Marquetry Bracket Clock, 19th century
    Marks to mechanism: MEDAILLE DE BRONZE S. Marti & Cie
    24-1/4 h x 16-3/4 w x 6-1/2 d inches (61.6 x 42.5 x 16.5 cm)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    The clock with mahogany and satinwood body surmounted by gilt bronze chinoiserie seated figure, scrolled gilt bronze mounts throughout waisted case, clock face with enameled porcelain hour plaques, double barrel mechanism chiming at hour and half-hour marks, grated cartouche to front, raised on four scrolled legs.

    Condition Report*: Minor age-related cracking to wood, minor missing screws to mounts, portions of veneer to reverse case separated from case (pieces included with lot), other scattered areas of missing veneer patches to reverse, figural finial apparently missing element to hand, small missing bronze trim to ridge of case, with wear commensurate with age and use. Lot includes key and pendulum. Heritage does not guarantee the working order or completeness of clock mechanisms.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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