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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2946M Marlborough
October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Patinated Brass and Glass Carriage Clock

$400$325
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Patinated Brass and Glass Carriage Clock, France, c. 1890, brass and beveled glass case with patinated cast brass handle, glass frames and scroll feet, enamel roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds below surrounded by an engraved gold dial mat, eight-day time, strike, and alarm movement with top-mounted repeat button all controlled by a platform lever escapement, ht. with handle extended 8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Clock is currently ticking and striking. Two corner chips on rear door glass.


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Keywords

France