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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    A French brass, coppered and silvered, red marble and marmo nero Belgio eight day striking clock with automaton wheel and beam

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A French brass, coppered and silvered, red marble and marmo nero Belgio eight day striking clock with automaton wheel and beam
    Late 19th Century
    The twin barrels movement with replaced escapement and strike on bell (lacking), with replaced independent movement for revolving the automaton wheel above and causing the beam to rise and fall and the governor to rotate
    17 in. (43 cm.) high


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