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    Sale 5368

    Christie's Interiors

    28 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    A French miniature engraved gilt-brass carriage timepiece

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French miniature engraved gilt-brass carriage timepiece
    Late 19th Century
    The white enamel dial signed HOWELL JAMES & CO/TO THE QUEEN/LONDON & PARIS, single barrel movement, bi-metallic lever balance to silvered platform escapement; later travel case, winding key
    3 in. (7.5 cm.) high, handle down


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