4 July 2007
A French brass and silvered brass and rouge griotte marble eight day revolving compendium timepiece with barometer and compass
Henry Marc, Paris. Circa 1890
On ratcheted socle, with white enamel dials to either side, for time with Roman chapters and signed HRY MARC/PARIS and for aneroid barometer, with gimballed compass above, the single barrel movement with lever escapement with bimetallic balance
11 in. (28 m.) high
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Derek Roberts, Mystery, Novelty and Fantasy Clocks, Schiffer,
1999, p.259, fig.22-13.
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