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Triple Dial Belgian Slate Shelf Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Triple Dial Belgian Slate Shelf Clock, France, c. 1880, with a 6-in. porcelain Roman numeral dial over glazed pendulum aperture which is flanked by a 5-in. calendar dial with month, day of the month, day of the week and moon's age, and a 5-in. barometer dial, eight-day time and strike movement with outside escapement, Belgian black slate case, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Case missing piece (1/2 x 5 in) on object right. Clock may need cleaning and lubrication.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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France