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Fine Art + Furniture & Decorative Arts

Sale 131 Lot 200

Retailed by Gubelin, Lucerne
Turtle mystery clock table
early 20th century
mahogany, brass, marble, silver
Swiss works, French hallmarks
15 1/2″dia x 30 1/4″h

Treadway Toomey Auctions, Oak Park, Illinois, 04 June 2016, Lot 301
Acquired from the above by the present owner


Condition Report:
Good working order. Rubbed maker’s mark to silver tray and head of minerva stamp. Marble without chips or cracks present. Light scratches and patina to brass trim. Nicely polished finish. Unsure if turtle is original or a replacement. Works stamped Swiss / Gubelin / Lucerne. Brass stamped Medaille D’ Or / Paris 1900. Comes with two keys: one for winding the mechanism and one for setting the time.

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