A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarmSigned Furet L'ainé A Paris Circa 1700

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Lot 68
A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarm
Signed Furet L'ainé A Paris Circa 1700

Sold for US$ 2,550 inc. premium

The Art of Time

16 Oct 2019, 13:00 EDT

New York

A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarm
Signed Furet L'ainé A Paris
Date: Circa 1700
Movement: Brass posted frame, verge escapement with thread suspended pendulum, alarm mounted on strap within the frame
Dial: Roman chapter ring enclosing signature and silvered alarm setting disc, single hand
Case: With strapped bell, urn finials and crest engraved with elephant and castle above plain corner columns and pivoted side panels, raised on turned feet
Size: 6 ¾ in (17cm) high

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  • Provenance:
    The Justice Warren Shepro Collection
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A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarmSigned Furet L'ainé A Paris Circa 1700
A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarmSigned Furet L'ainé A Paris Circa 1700
A French miniature lantern timepiece with alarmSigned Furet L'ainé A Paris Circa 1700
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