A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century

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Lot 149
A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling case
Signed by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century

Sold for US$ 11,950 inc. premium

The Art of Time

16 Oct 2019, 13:00 EDT

New York

A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling case
Signed by James Ferguson Cole, London
Date: Mid 19th century
Movement: Rectangular, the back plate cut away to accommodate the mainspring barrel pivoted on a sub plate, a further cut out for adjusting the depth of the contrate wheel by means of a screw mounted in a cock planted on the back plate, platform lever escapement with screwed uncut bimetallic balance
Dial: Circular, engine turned silver with polished roman chapter ring, blued Breguet hands, within a knurled bezel mounted in an engine turned gilt mask
Case: On tapered feet and paneled base supporting tapered faceted corner columns with cone finials, knopped handle
Signed: J.F. Cole on dial; Cole / London applied to mask; base of case and back panel with cameo punch "JC".
Size: 4 ¾ in (12cm) high including handle
Accompaniments: Tooled leather glazed traveling case with double ended key
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A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century
A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century
A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century
A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century
A fine and rare gilt miniature carriage timepiece with original fitted leather traveling caseSigned by James Ferguson Cole, London Mid 19th century
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