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The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
 

AN ATTRACTIVE 19TH CENTURY ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK BY VINCENTI ET CIE

Sold for £800


Condition report
Dial with damage upper right and chip below 30 numerals; some rubbing to gilt, light nicks and knocks and overall light general wear commensurate with age, use and handling; some minor casting imperfections; does not seem to run when wound, lacking pendulum

 

ATTRACTIVE 19TH CENTURY ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK BY VINCENTI ET CIE
the case with flaming urn cresting, white enamel dial below with Roman and Arabic numerals, two train eight day movement signed Vincenti & Cie., flanked by two outset scrolls, the base moulded with rosettes and Vitruvian scroll borders, on square tapering fluted feet, 53cm high
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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