Description

    A Black Forest Figural Clock with Stag and Quail, circa 1880
    Marks to mechanism: H & F Paris, 3268, Medaille de Bronze, 1878
    29 inches high x 19 inches wide (73.7 x 48.3 cm)

    The clock with austere figural stag mounts to apex of clock, one figure standing and the other in prone pose, foliate oak and grass accentuation, body simulating rock or mountain face, clock face with porcelain plaque hour mounts flanked by leaf bouquets, a pair of figural quail in intimate pose to base, terminating on carved pedestal molding.


    Condition Report*:

    Some wormholing, repair to antler, retains original keys, otherwise displaying wear commensurate with age. Heritage does not guarantee the working order or completeness of clock mechanisms.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    12th-13th Saturday-Sunday
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