mercredi 25 mars 2015, 9h30
IRON CLOCK WITH MOON PHASE AND FRONT PENDULUM,Germany, 17th century. Closed, rectangular metal case with bell on top. Dial ring for the hours with piercing for the moon phase disk. Smaller dial ring for the minutes below. Clockwork mechanism and striking mechanism arranged one behind the other, striking the 1-hour on bell. H 27 cm. Painting, later. Formerly, probably with wheel balance.
Vendu pour CHF 3 172
IRON CLOCK WITH FRONT PENDULUM AND ALARM,Baroque, Switzerland or Germany, 17th century. Closed metal case, painted with a reclining putto and 2 depictions of saints on the lateral doors. Pierced top. Painted dial with alarm disk, dial for the minutes below. Clockwork mechanism and striking mechanism arranged one behind the other. Movement with verge escapement striking the 1/2-hour on bell. Alarm on bell. H 26 cm. Painting, rubbed. Movement with alterations.
Vendu pour CHF 5 246
IMPORTANT BOULLE CLOCK WITH PLINTH, late Regence, Paris, 19th century. Red tortoiseshell, richly inlaid with brass fillets in "premiere-partie" and "contre-partie", and with scrolls, cartouches and decorative frieze. The bronze dial with 24 enamel plaques for the minutes in Arabic numerals and the hours in Roman numerals. Fine brass movement with anchor escapement striking the 1/2-hour on bell. Exquisite bronze mounts and applications. 60x28x146 cm. - The clock is in very good condition.
Vendu pour CHF 7 320
LARGE BOULLE CLOCK ON PLINTH,Napoleon III, in the Regence style, Paris, 19th century. Curved, wooden case, decorated with brown tortoiseshell and Boulle marquetry. Opulent bronze mounts designed as rocailles, female busts, winged angel heads, dragons and a mythological scene. The top with a figure of Chronos. Bronze dial with white enamel cartouches. Movement with anchor escapement striking the 1/2-hour on bell. H 168 cm. Movement requires revision.
Vendu pour CHF 7 320
TABLE CLOCK WITH AUTOMATON,France, middle of the 19th century. Bronze. Designed as a harbour with a fortress and a boat rocking in the waves. Movement striking the 1/2-hour on bell. H including wooden plinth 49 cm. Glass dome, missing.
Vendu pour CHF 4 148