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French Quarter-Repeating Carriage Clock

Auction:
2345
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

French Quarter-Repeating Carriage Clock, with floral decorated porcelain dial and engine-turned mask, Louis XV Doucine case with four beveled glasses, top glass revealing the silvered platform escapement, and eight-day brass movement with strike, alarm and quarter-hour repeat on command, marked France and numbered 6605 on rear plate, in the original leather carrying case, ht. 6 1/2 in.
Estimate $350-500

Keywords

France, Carriage clock, Clocks, Striking clock