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.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 8371
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8370
  2. James Stratton
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 207 468 8364
    FaxFax: +44 207 468 8370