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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 191

    A French gilt and silvered bronze and rouge griotte marble eight day novelty compendium timepiece with barometer, thermometer and compass

    CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A French gilt and silvered bronze and rouge griotte marble eight day novelty compendium timepiece with barometer, thermometer and compass
    Circa 1890
    With dials to the sides with Spanish inscriptions for aneroid barometer and Reaumur/Centigrade thermometer, compass dial to the top, single barrel movement with cylinder escapement
    7 in. (18 cm.) high


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