An impressive second quarter of the 19th century French striking table regulator Fillion, Eve (élève) de Lepaute, Paris
Lot 61
An impressive second quarter of the 19th century French striking table regulator Fillion, Eve (élève) de Lepaute, Paris
£10,000 - 15,000
US$ 17,000 - 25,000
Auction Details
An impressive second quarter of the 19th century French striking table regulator Fillion, Eve (élève) de Lepaute, Paris
Lot Details
An impressive second quarter of the 19th century French striking table regulator
Fillion, Eve (élève) de Lepaute, Paris
The polished white marble base, of massive proportions, with ogee moulding to the plinth, surmounted by the 4.75 inch enamelled Roman dial with sweeping centre seconds, moon hands and moonphase aperture above VI, the age of moon indication to the upper edge, within an engine turned bezel and mask with inset enamel signature plate, the substantial two train spring barrel movement with 5mm thick arched plates united by six cylindrical pillars, the inverted Graham deadbeat escapement with jewelled pallets mounted beneath the 'scape wheel to the rear of the backplate, with micrometer adjustment to the pendulum crutch, the grid iron pendulum comprising of nine oval section rods and a heavy lenticular bob, striking the hour and half hour on a bell via a countwheel of five crossings.
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  2. James Stratton
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