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    AN ACHILLE BROCOT FRENCH GILT AND SILVERED BRASS STRIKING AND REPEATING CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH JAPANESE PANELS
    Achille Brocot (French, 1817-1878), France, circa 1875
    Marks to mechanism: AB (in star); Case: 905; Decorative panels: (chop mark)
    6-3/8 x 4-1/2 x 3-5/8 inches (16.2 x 11.4 x 9.2 cm)

    The clock with Japanese gilt and silvered panels to front and sides depicting figures within a garden, the front and right side panels with chop mark, viewing windows of beveled glass to top and back.


    Condition Report*:

    Carriage case is in good condition with aging to the surface.  The working condition of the mechanism is not guaranteed.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    6th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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