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    Sale 5359

    Christie's Interiors

    22 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    A French gilt-brass and black marble eight day revolving globe timepiece

    J. PONCELETE. THE GLOBE BY CHARLES HENARD & CIE., PARIS. CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    A French gilt-brass and black marble eight day revolving globe timepiece
    J. Poncelete. The globe by Charles Henard & Cie., Paris. Circa 1880
    The globe (with damages) mounted on its axis above a mechanism geared to the clock's going train and above a replaced horizontal silvered calendar ring, the single barrel movement with anchor escapement; pendulum
    21½ (55 cm.) high


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