A late 19th French century lacquered brass combination carriage timepiece, barometer and thermometer
Lot 470
A late 19th French century lacquered brass combination carriage timepiece, barometer and thermometer
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,500 - 3,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
A late 19th French century lacquered brass combination carriage timepiece, barometer and thermometer
the rectangular case with double scroll wing handle and inset bevelled glass panels on footed plinth base, the cream enamel face with 1.75" Roman dial with outer Arabic five minute divisions and pierced foliate gilt brass centre, above a arched barometer dial with corresponding gilt brass centre, the case mounted to the top with a circular compass, the silvered dial with jewelled pointer, the brass single drum movement with vertical jewelled platform cylinder escapement, 14.5cm high overall
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  1. Michael Lake
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    Unit 1, Sovereign Park
    London, NW10 7QP
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2813 x26813
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