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French Morbier Clock

Auction:
2652M
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$300$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2652M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 04, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

French Morbier Clock, 8 1/2-in. dia. enameled dial with Roman numerals, marked Henrichote le Metayer Pontivy, pressed brass dial surround with painted floral decoration, eight-day time, gong strike, and prayer repeat movement, two cast iron weights and floral decorated and painted pendulum rod, ht. of dial and surround 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Electronic engineering, Electronics, Linguistics, Pendulum, Rotary dial, Surround sound