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Japy Freres - restored - Second half 19th century

Lot reference 25924527

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Current bid $563
Next minimum bid $620
Location: Austria
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $50.69

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Mechanical - 8 day movement - half hour, one bell

Model name: Boulle brass inlays, faux tortoiseshell
Material: restored
Clock mechanism: Mechanical
Power Reserve: 8 day movement
Striking: half hour, one bell
Maker/ Designer: Japy Freres
Estimated Period: Second half 19th century
Country of Origin: France
Condition: Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight: 2 kg
Height: 36 cm
Depth: 12 cm
Width: 19 cm

Rare mantel clock decorated with Boulle type marquetry - brass foliage on the background of faux tortoiseshell, with gilt bronze mounts.

Case in perfect condition, recently restored. Gilt bronze mounts complete, chemically cleaned to preserve the gold layer. Movement after clockmaster's overhaul in working condition. White dial with black Roman hour numerals and Arabic - minutes.

French, Parisian movement of very good technical quality stamped: JAPY FRERES & CIE / MED.D'HONNEUR / C.CH in oval / number: 3089 / 3 / 7. Complete with pendulum and winding key.

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  • Easy and pleasant buying experience. The antique was as described, well packed and the delivery was on time. Shipping charges were reasonable. I will buy from you in future and not from the USA.

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United States $50.69
Austria $28.16
Belgium $25.91
Canada $50.69
Denmark $28.16
France $25.91
Germany $28.16
Ireland $37.17
Italy $28.16
Luxembourg $28.16
Netherlands $28.16
Norway $25.91
Poland $16.90
Portugal $31.54
Spain $31.54
Sweden $31.54
Switzerland $39.42
United Kingdom $33.79
Rest of Europe $33.79
Anywhere else $50.69

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