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Miniature Time-only Carriage Clock and Carrying Case

Auction:
3093M
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3093M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 20, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Time-only Carriage Clock and Carrying Case, France, c. 1890, brass and beveled glass case with top-mounted handle, enamel arabic numeral dial, eight-day time-only movement regulated by a lever-platform escapement, all in a velvet-lined leather carrying case, ht. with handle extended 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Clock ticks but does not stay running. Splits to the leather.


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

France, Carriage, Carriage clock, Clock, Escapement, Horology, Measurement, Time