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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 126

    A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL CARRIAGE TIMEPIECE

    MARK PROBABLY OF FRANCIS DUMENIL, LONDON, CIRCA 1895

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL CARRIAGE TIMEPIECE
    MARK PROBABLY OF FRANCIS DUMENIL, LONDON, CIRCA 1895
    The white enamel Roman dial with blued steel spade hands, the single barrel movement with bimetallic balance to silvered lever platform escapement; winding key, part marked on the silver handle
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high, handle down


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