Lot 1034 ♣ - A196 Furniture, Porcelain & Silver - Thursday, 25. March 2021, 01.30 PM
Louis XIV, Paris ca. 1720. The dial and the movement, signed Rabby à Paris (François Rabby, maître from 1717 onwards).
Rectangular wooden case, glazed on three sides, inlaid with red tortoise shell. Opulent bronze mounts. Bronze dial with blue enamel cartouches. Movement with verge escapement, striking the 1/2-hour on bell. 1 key.
35 × 15 × 72 cm.
This object contains material of endangered species and is subject to certain trade restrictions. Prospective buyers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import it into another country.
Spring-winding mechanism requires revision. Some losses. Tortoise shell, in part replaced.
CHF 1 500 / 2 500
€ 1 400 / 2 340
Sold for CHF 2 750 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.