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    Description

    An American Bronze D'Ore and Enamel Carriage Clock
    Mark of Tiffany & Co., c.1890

    This masterpiece Grande Sonnerie clock elevated on four round floral-style feet, four Corinthian columns with finials to the top, cobalt polychrome enamelling with a Renaissance revival dial, the enamel sides each with an oval painted ivory panel, one with a male figure, the other with a female, beveled glass to the front, top and back, original leather box and key, the box with original factory tags to the underside, a lever on the underside to change from striking on both the hour and quarter hour to silent; the clock in good working order, stamped on the movement TIFFANY & CO. MAKERS and 451
    9.5in. high with handle raised


    Condition Report*: Normal signs of wear as appropriate with age; the left side panel has minor repair to the lower right corner and a small missing area approx. .5in x .1in. and a chip to the top bevel on the front piece of glass; leather case shows some wear, especially to the handle.
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2005
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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