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    Sale 5158

    Clocks & Barometers

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 758

    A German silver-cased coach watch

    JOHANN BROOT, AUGSBURG. CIRCA 1750 AND LATER

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    A German silver-cased coach watch
    Johann Broot, Augsburg. Circa 1750 and later
    The pierced silver case with rear winding apertures, later white enamel dial, the movement signed Johann Broot/Augsburg No 754 with pierced balance cock with jewelled endstone, verge escapement and with single chain and fusee for the going train and four engraved fixed barrels for the hour and quarter strike and alarm trains (both strike trains, alarm train and rear-mounted bell now lacking); winding key
    4¼in. (11cm.) diameter


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