A 20th century iron model of Galileo's escapement Signed on the lowermost horizontal bar L.C.Eichner Fecit, MCMXLVI
Lot 9
A 20th century iron model of Galileo's escapement Signed on the lowermost horizontal bar L.C.Eichner Fecit, MCMXLVI
Sold for £500 (US$ 839) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 20th century iron model of Galileo's escapement
Signed on the lowermost horizontal bar L.C.Eichner Fecit, MCMXLVI
The pinned frame with central bars terminating in bifurcated feet, with a three-wheel train with brass winding barrel and wheels of four broadly tapering crossings, the 'scape wheel with stepped edge and twelve projecting pins, the pendulum pivoted to the left hand side
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  1. James Stratton
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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  2. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8371
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8370