Thu, 4th Nov 2021 10:30

The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

 
  Lot 1129
 

A GOOD LATE 19TH CENTURY ORMOLU CLOCK GARNITURE

Sold for £1,650


Condition Report
Clock in good to fair condition.
Whilst there are no apparent damages, there is surface wear commensurate with use and age. This includes minor pitting and scratches to the gilding throughout.
Key and pendulum present.
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GOOD LATE 19TH CENTURY ORMOLU CLOCK GARNITURE,
with foliate scroll enamelled detail, cast finials, columns and cherub mounts, the gilt chapter ring set with Roman numerals, with eight day movement striking on a bell, signed 'Chles Mt' and no. 29436 to backplate, the five sconce and four branch candelabra similarly decorated with cast acanthus leaf detail and putto columns on stepped square bases, all raised on knopped feet, the clock 42.5cm high

Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as an indication of any obvious issues or problems or the lack of them. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business in the printed catalogue and available on our website.

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