Petite Sonnerie Carriage Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M
- Date / Time :
- April 29, 2016 10:00AM
Petite Sonnerie Carriage Clock, France, c. 1890, retailed by Frank Herschede Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, gilt-brass and beveled glass case, enamel Roman numeral dial marked for retailer, eight-day time and petite sonnerie strike with repeat on demand, strike/silent lever on back plate, all regulated by a silvered platform escapement, ht. with handle extended 6 1/2 in.
Clock is presently running but could use cleaning and lubrication. Gilt traces remain. Dial in good condition.
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