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Miniature French Triple Dial Desk Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
615
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Miniature French Triple Dial Desk Clock, c. 1890, all dials with brass bezels and beveled glass, clock with 2-in. Roman numeral dial over the Fahrenheit thermometer and aneroid barometer dials, rear-wind, time-only movement with platform escapement, Belgian black slate case with malachite and incised gold decoration, ht. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Clock is presently running. One rear bezel has a cracked glass.


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.