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3-inch Guilloche Decorated Paperweight Ball Clock

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
180
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

3-inch Guilloche Decorated Paperweight Ball Clock, Benzie Cowes, glass ball with pocket-watch-style crown and stem, paste stone bezel, roman numeral green guilloche and gilt dial marked "Benzie Cowes/Makers to the King & Queen," with subsidiary seconds, eight-day, stem-wind, pin-set, time-only movement, ht. with bow extended 5 in.
Estimate $400-500


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Keywords

Arts, Bezel, Clock, Decorative arts, Guilloché, Machining, Ornaments, Paperweight, Patterns, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel, Watch