French Figural Pinwheel Mantle Clock

French Figural Pinwheel Mantle Clock – LOT 118 Estimate: $2000 – $2500

Antique Clock Auction, November 23rd 2013 – French Figural Pinwheel Mantle Clock

French Figural Pinwheel Mantle Clock. Bronze figure of a putti in a medium dark brown patina seated on a dore bronze rock with musical instruments at his feet, wears a floral wreath on his head; over a cream colored marble base with bronze feet. The clock is contained in a cylindrical brass tub resting on the figures head. Has a gilt brass 3.5 in. dial with black Roman hour numerals, open moon hands and fancy bezel, dial signed Canchy A. Paris. Unusual brass spring driven silk thread movement has a pinwheel escapement and count wheel half hour strike mechanism on a steel bell. In good condition with no breaks or repairs. 18 in. high.

Estimate: $2000 – $2500

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AUCTION INFORMATION:
November 23rd, 2013 Antique Clock Auction
Date(s)   Saturday, November 23rd
Preview:  Friday 10-5, Saturday 8-11
Auction:  Saturday, November 23rd at 11AM
Checkout: Saturday, November 23rd at 4PM
Location: 1485 West Housatonic Street, Route 20. Pittsfield, MA
Contact:  413-448-8922
Email:    info@fontainesauction.com

We are currently accepting French Figural Pinwheel Mantle Clock consignments for our upcoming auctions.

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