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    A LOUIS XVI-STYLE MARBLE, GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE MOUNTED MANTLE CLOCK, circa 1880
    Marks to face: FRANCE
    15 inches high (38.1 cm)

    The gilt bronze fowl atop an arrow filled quiver resting on a rouge marble plinth framing a Latin numeral clock face with brass time and strike movement, on a gilt bronze pillow, flanked by patinated bronze sphinx, all atop a rouge marble ovular base with a geometric frieze to front, on four laurel toupie feet decorated.


    Condition Report*: Front frieze is seperated, otherwise with surface wear commensurate with age.  Heritage does not guarantee the completeness or the working order of the clock mechanism.
    *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
    February, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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