Ebonized Two-column Inverted Swinging Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
- Date / Time :
- April 25, 2015 10:00AM
Ebonized Two-column Inverted Swinging Clock, France, c. 1830, ormolu-mounted entablature supported by two Corinthian columns on a plinth raised on pad feet, movement housed in the bob of a gridiron pendulum with cast floral dial surround and engine-turned Roman numeral dial, blued Breguet-style hands, suspended by a reverse knife-edge, eight-day time and countwheel strike movement which swings the pendulum/clock as it ticks, ht. 21 in.
Clock ticks and strikes.
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