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Grand Sonnerie Carriage Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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

Description:

Grand Sonnerie Carriage Clock, Paris, c. 1890, brass and beveled glass Corniche case with carrying handle and repeat button on top, porcelain Arabic numeral dial with alarm dial below marked Lepine, Paris, Place des Victoires, selector under base marked Grande Sonnerie, Silence, Petite Sonnerie, eight-day, time, strike and alarm movement, regulated by a silvered platform escapement, ht. with handle extended 7 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Clock is currently running. Glasses free of chips.


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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