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Gilt Brass Wag-on-the-Wall

Auction:
2502
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$356$300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Gilt Brass Wag-on-the-Wall, probably Dutch, mid-19th century, the cast brass dial plate decorated with scroll work, applied chapter ring with Roman numerals, central alarm setting dial, eight-day time and alarm spring powered movement with crown wheel and verge escapement and 3 1/2 in. rear mounted pendulum, ht. of dial 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Replacement hands and bell.

Keywords

Clocks, Escapements, Horology, Movement, Pendulum, Verge escapement