Lot # : 1157 - Egyptian Revival spelter figural mantel clock
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400.00 - 600.00 USD
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Antiques & Collectibles - Clocks - Mantel
Egyptian Revival spelter figural mantel clock
second half-19th century; Egyptian style architectural base with columns, scarabs, and hieroglyphs with seated figure of Cleopatra, entire piece with paint highlights, 22 in. H., 12 in. W.
second half-19th century; Egyptian style architectural base with columns, scarabs, and hieroglyphs with seated figure of Cleopatra, entire piece with paint highlights, 22 in. H., 12 in. W.
Gallery Auction: September 28 & 29 2013
Internet Absentee Bidding
9/28/2013 - 9/29/2013
Saturday, September 28 @10am; Sunday, September 29 @10am
Thursday, September 26 10am-7pm; Friday, September 27 10am-4pm
Purchasers have until Friday, October 4th to remove all items
908 York Road
Towson, MD 21204
Towson, MD 21204
18% w/ approved cash, check, debit, wire
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18% w/ approved cash, check, debit, wire
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