• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5920

    Christie's Interiors

    15 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 247

    A SILVER-GILT MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL TIMEPIECE CARRIAGE CLOCK

    RETAILED BY ASPREY. DATED 1912

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    A SILVER-GILT MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL TIMEPIECE CARRIAGE CLOCK
    RETAILED BY ASPREY. DATED 1912
    The white enamel dial signed 'ASPREY', blued steel hands, single barrel movement with bimetallic lever balance to platform escapement; original leather travel/display case
    4¼in. (11cm.)


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