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Brass Fusee Lantern Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Brass Fusee Lantern Clock, England, c. 1880, brass case with strapped bell above, pierced brass frets, applied 6 1/2-in. engraved Roman numeral chapter ring with half- and quarter-hour markings, dial plate with engraved center and spandrels, two hands, chain fusee time and strike movement with recoil escapement regulated by a pendulum, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $500-700

Clock ticks and strikes.


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