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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 388

    A French giant brass and champlevé enamel eight day timepiece carriage clock with thermometer

    RETAILED BY HOWELL & JAMES, LONDON.

    Price Realised  

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    A French giant brass and champlevé enamel eight day timepiece carriage clock with thermometer
    Retailed by Howell & James, London.
    The case with polychrome enamel side panels and paste gem set bezel to the glazed dial with silvered chapter ring, recessed centre for visible cut bimetallic lever balance, with retail signature HOWELL & JAMES/TO THE QUEEN/LONDON, with curved thermometer to the top of the case, single barrel movement
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high


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