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Marble clock decorated with Egyptian motifs including figural hands and stylized numerals, surmounted with bronze Sphinx and calf head handles, sold with matching obelisk, USA, late 19th/early 20th c.; Marked on dial and works; Clock: 19 1/4" x 21" x 8 1/2"; Note: This is similar to a Tiffany & Co. garniture set in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Sale Price: $2,875

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Condition Report

Clock exhibits some losses to decoration, lacks crystal, and rear feet have been replaced with chips and scratches to surface throughout. Obelisk has been broken and repaired on upper third and lacks pyramidon. Also lacks companion obelisk