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    Sale 5158

    Clocks & Barometers

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 774

    A Swiss mother of pearl and ormolu-mounted mystery timepiece

    CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    A Swiss mother of pearl and ormolu-mounted mystery timepiece
    Circa 1900
    The silvered mirror plate dial with ormolu cherub floating on a carved leaf and indicating the time with a spear pointer to the mother of pearl chapter ring, the single barrel movement wound from underside
    4½in. (11.5cm.) wide, excluding base


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