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L' Epee Hour Repeat, Day, Date, and Alarm Carriage Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

L' Epee Hour Repeat, Day, Date, and Alarm Carriage Clock, France, 20th century, polished brass and beveled glass case, enamel Roman numeral dial marked L' Epee, Fondee en 1839, Sainte Luxanne, France, with subsidiary day of the week, alarm, and day of the month dials below, eight-day, time, strike, alarm, and hour repeat on demand movement regulated by a platform escapement, ht. with handle extended 7 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Clock is currently running with all function operating. No hairlines to dial or chips to glasses.


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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