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    Sale 5903

    Christie's Interiors

    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 257

    An ormolu-mounted carved walnut double-dialled striking mantel clock and barometer

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An ormolu-mounted carved walnut double-dialled striking mantel clock and barometer
    Late 19th Century
    The twin dials with star engraved gilt centre to engraved and silvered Roman chapter ring, gilt hands, the twin barrels movement with Brocot-type anchor escapement and rack strike on gong; pendulum, winding key
    27½ in. (70 cm.) high


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