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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 217

    A French brass, silvered and patinated brass and rouge griotte marble eight day novelty timepiece in the form of a railway signal with barometer, thermometer and manually operated signal

    CIRCA 1890

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    A French brass, silvered and patinated brass and rouge griotte marble eight day novelty timepiece in the form of a railway signal with barometer, thermometer and manually operated signal
    Circa 1890
    The signal turning via the lever to the base, the white enamel time dial to the front, the reverse with white enamel thermometer, aneroid barometer to the side, single barrel movement with cylinder escapement
    11½ in. (29.5 cm.) high


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