Sat, 28th May 2022 10:00

May Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 710
 

710

A LARGE LATE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH OVAL CASED REPEATING GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH CALENDAR WORK AND ALARM

A LARGE LATE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH OVAL CASED REPEATING GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH CALENDAR WORK AND ALARM surmounted by a hinged handle and jewelled repeat button above a gilt brass moulded oval case inset with bowed bevelled glass panels enclosing a silvered masked porcelain dial with Roman numerals above three porcelain subsidiary dials for days, date and alarm fronting an eight-day spring-driven repeating movement with alarm striking the hours/half hours and quarter hours on two gongs - with original lever platform escapement - the underside with a strike selection adjusting lever - original Moroccan fitted leather carrying case.

20cm high handle up

Sold for £2,860


 

A LARGE LATE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH OVAL CASED REPEATING GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH CALENDAR WORK AND ALARM surmounted by a hinged handle and jewelled repeat button above a gilt brass moulded oval case inset with bowed bevelled glass panels enclosing a silvered masked porcelain dial with Roman numerals above three porcelain subsidiary dials for days, date and alarm fronting an eight-day spring-driven repeating movement with alarm striking the hours/half hours and quarter hours on two gongs - with original lever platform escapement - the underside with a strike selection adjusting lever - original Moroccan fitted leather carrying case.

Auction: May Fine Art Catalogue Sale, Sat, 28th May 2022

Viewing

VIEWING DATES & TIMES

To be held at our new saleroom, still situated in Embsay Mills, come to the front as you normally would and we will assist in directing you to the new entrance at the side of the Mill.

Week commencing 16 May
Mon - Fri 10am to 4pm
Sun 22 May 11am-3pm

Week commencing 23 May
Mon - Wed 10am to 4pm
8.30am on sale days

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