04-29-2016 04-29-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2890M Marlborough
April 29, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Enameled Carriage Clock

 
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Enameled Carriage Clock, France, c. 1890, retailed by Andreas Huber, Munich, brass case with enamel panels, enamel roman numeral dial marked for the retailer, subsidiary alarm below, dial mask with Cupid and putto, sides and back panel depicting courting couples, eight-day time and alarm movement regulated by a platform with solid balance wheel and cylinder escapement, ht. with handle extended 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Enamel panels are in very good condition. Clock is currently running.



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Keywords

Andreas Huber, France, Munich