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    Sale 2810

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    7 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 81

    A LARGE FRENCH BRASS AND SILVERED GRANDE SONNERIE AND REPEATING EIGHT DAY CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH PERPETUAL CALENDAR AND MOONPHASE

    LE ROY AND FILS, PALAIS ROYALE, PARIS, NO. 11261/12692. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE FRENCH BRASS AND SILVERED GRANDE SONNERIE AND REPEATING EIGHT DAY CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH PERPETUAL CALENDAR AND MOONPHASE
    LE ROY AND FILS, PALAIS ROYALE, PARIS, NO. 11261/12692. THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The Anglaise Riche case with silvered dial mask, enamel dial with blued steel Breguet hands and aperture showing phase of moon, three further discs below for day of month, four year bisextile date ring and months, button to top for repeat, twin barrel movement with silvered bi-metallic lever balance, strike/repeat on two gongs, enamel alarm disc mounted on the backplate, numbered 11261 and signed Le Roy & Fils/G.rie Montpensier 13 & 15/Palais Royale/Paris, the base with lever for Gde Sonnerie/Silence/Pte Sonnerie, adjustment buttons for upper dial functions and 12692; with original winding key
    25 cm. high (handle up)


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