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Late 19th Century French Novelty ‘Quarterdeck’ Mantel Clock by Guilmet, Paris

$35,153.66

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A late 19th century French gilt-brass and steel novelty ‘quarterdeck’ mantel clock by Guilmet, Paris, the eight-day gong striking movement with anchor escapement, circular gilt Roman numeral dial with steel spade hands, the case made as the stern of a ship with the upper poop deck applied with binnacle compass before a figure cast as a sailor at the helm rocking from side-to-side with the motion of the pendulum, with lantern posts to sides over lower deck accessed via a ladder to the left and with another figure of a mariner gathering rope from a coil to the right, on a moulded gilt base applied onto black marble plinth with gilt block feet.

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 11.5 in. (29.21 cm)Width: 0.1 in. (2.54 mm)Depth: 0.1 in. (2.54 mm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good.
  • Seller Location
    Lymington, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: sqkhvigpovok1stDibs: LU973021159252

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Lymington, United Kingdom
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