Brass Skeleton Timepiece
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2014 10:00AM
Brass Skeleton Timepiece, England, c. 1840, with 5-in. silvered, scalloped, Roman numeral chapter ring, skeletonized plates housing an eight-day, chain fusee, time-only movement on four turned brass feet mounted to a brass plate, on a metal and mother-of-pearl inlaid rosewood veneered base, all under a glass dome, ht. 16 1/2 in.
Clock is currently running. Some veneer loss on base.
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