Gorgeous French-made clocks will command center stage at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery on Saturday, May 20th, when the firm conducts an Antiques & Fine Art Auction where seven of the top 20 high-estimate lots are clocks made in France. The sale will be held in Fontaine’s gallery, located at 1485 West Housatonic Street in Pittsfield, Mass., at 11 am Eastern time. But clocks won’t be the only items on the menu. The 325-lot auction will also feature 19th and 20th century lighting, fine watches, American oak and Victorian furniture, paintings, bronze and marble statuary, Royal Vienna, art glass, gold and diamond jewelry, fine silver, porcelains, KPM plaques, Black Forest, slot machines, phonographs, advertising items and decorative accessories. Internet bidding will be provided through LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com, EBay.com and FontainesLive. Phone and absentee bids will also be accepted. Previews will be held on Friday, May 19th, from 11-5, and on Saturday, the date of sale, from 8 am until the first gavel falls at 11. For more information about the company and the upcoming Saturday, May 20th auction please visit www.FontainesAuction.com. Updates are posted often.
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