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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2946M Marlborough
October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Japanese Single Foliot Makura Dokei or Bracket Clock

$2,091$1,700
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Japanese Single Foliot Makura Dokei or Bracket Clock, straight-sided bell over the single foliot, brass top and bottom plates with rectangular brass pillars, brass front, back, and doors, dial with fixed lacquered chapter ring and revolving center with fixed brass hand, time and strike movement powered by going barrels and regulated by a verge escapement, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Item right side door lacking latching hook.


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