Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 €
Price Realised 6,700 €
a lot of the last auction!
14k gold, garnets and half pearls, enamel, agate.
Cartouche-shaped brass full plate movement, keywind, verge escapement, three-arm brass balance.
very good, capable of running, cleaning recommended.
A two-part moulded base made of green agate supports this delightful miniature mantel clock, which is lavishly ornamented with chased and engraved motifs depicting flowers, acanthus, volutes and fluted three-quarter columns as well as with exquisite applied accents such as garnets and split pearls. The balance is revealed within a translucent green enamel bezel positioned in the gabled top part of the case: The roof is crowned by a large flower head.