Description

    A LOUIS XVI-STYLE SPELTER MANTLE CLOCK, circa 1850
    27-1/4 x 19 x 9-1/2 inches (69.2 x 48.3 x 24.1 cm)

    Property of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. William R. Whittaker, California
    The clock surmounted by a Grecian male and three frolicking putti, mounted on a shaped base with scrolled side, decorated with laurel borders and bell flower pendants, Roman numeral clock face to the front with enameled numerals, above a Marie Antoinette bust flanked by a pair of lion mask feet, acanthus and scroll feet to sides,


    Condition Report*:

    Scratches throughout, minor wear to the patina.  Heritage does not guarantee the completeness or the working order 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. 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. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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