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    Sale 5158

    Clocks & Barometers

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 779

    A German brass-bound mahogany two day chronometer


    Price Realised  


    A German brass-bound mahogany two day chronometer
    Franz Lidecke, Wesermünde. Circa 1933
    The box with recessed side handles, brass bowl and gimbals, the 105mm. diameter engraved and silvered dial with subsidiary seconds and up/down rings and signed F. LIDECKE/Wesermünde G. No 753, blued steel hands, the single chain and fusee movement with Earnshaw escapement, the cut bi-metallic balance with four circular heat compensation weights; key
    7in. (18cm.) square, case

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