Japanese Makura Dokei Table Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M
- Date / Time :
- April 29, 2016 10:00AM
Japanese Makura Dokei Table Clock, c. 1850, with straight-sided bell above the top-mounted balance wheel, floral-engraved front and back plates, 1 1/2-in. revolving dial with adjustable hour and half-hour plaques, fixed pierced steel hand, chain fusee time train and going barrel strike train, in a glazed rosewood case with hidden key drawer and brass carrying handle, ht. with handle extended 6 in.
Case in good condition. Clock will tick and strike. Fusee chain disconnected from fusee.
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