Exceptional Timepieces

FRENCH ROYAL EXCHANGE

Lot No
67
Description
Region : London Circa : 1840 Dimension:
Estimate
Rs. 3,50,000 - 4,00,000

Winning Bid

₹ 5,18,584

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

An attractive and opulent William ||| period Bracket Clock with a brass handle on the pinnacle. Painted dial with Roman numerals, lockable access frontal door section. Brass cast rococo feet. Stamped Backplate. Alongside exceptionally crafted bracket clocks,The Royal Exchange clockmaker lineage was also revered for high quality watches & chronometer functionality timepieces during the first half of the 19th century.

Anchor escapement / Fusee chain mechanism with hour strike. Polished wood and a painted primary dial. One subsidiary dial, that of strike or silent.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

(payment only in Indian Rupees)

Provenance : Property from an elite Parsi collection based in Mumbai.