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    Sale 5360

    Christie's Interiors

    29 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 71

    A French brass-mounted ebonised eight day globe timepiece


    Price Realised  


    A French brass-mounted ebonised eight day globe timepiece
    Charles Delagrave, Paris. Late 19th Century
    The 8 in. (20 cm.) terrestrial globe with coloured paper gores (some damages) and mounted on its axis above a mechanism geared to the clock's going train, the white enamel Roman dial with blued steel hands, single barrel movement with Brocot anchor escapement, pendulum
    20 in (51 cm.) high

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