Miniature Tortoiseshell and Silver Carriage Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
- Date / Time :
- April 25, 2015 10:00AM
Miniature Tortoiseshell and Silver Carriage Clock, France, c. 1880, the shell case with silver corners, reeded feet, and folding carrying handle encloses the 1-in. Arabic numeral dial with engraved brass center and blued spade hands, the rear door opens to the French spring-powered movement marked French Movement which carries a platform escapement, ht. with handle down 4 in.
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