London, South Kensington
14 July 2004
A Continental brass great wheel skeleton timepiece, probably 20th century
With Y-shaped frame rising from a brass plate on oval stained wood plinth raised on brass ball feet, white enamel Roman dial with later heart-shaped hands, the twelve day single chain fusee movement with anchor escapement and silk suspension, wheels with six crossings -- 16¼in. (41cm.) high; under glass dome
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Please note this lot is modern and the estimate should read £400-600.
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