Sat, 28th May 2022 10:00

May Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 713
 

713

MARGAINE. A FINE AND RARE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH MOONPHASE AND CALENDAR

MARGAINE. A FINE AND RARE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH MOONPHASE AND CALENDARWORK the substantial moulded brass case with turned corner columns enclosing a silvered masked enamel dial signed 'Henry Capt Geneve' with Roman and Arabic numerals enclosing a moonphase aperture above three subsidiary dials for day/month/date fronting an eight-day spring driven movement striking and repeating the quarters on two gongs, original compensated lever platform escapement and maker's stamp on the backplate with enamel alarm setting dial - the case underside fitted a strike selection lever.

20cm high

Sold for £8,840


 

MARGAINE. A FINE AND RARE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH GRAND SONNERIE CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH MOONPHASE AND CALENDARWORK the substantial moulded brass case with turned corner columns enclosing a silvered masked enamel dial signed 'Henry Capt Geneve' with Roman and Arabic numerals enclosing a moonphase aperture above three subsidiary dials for day/month/date fronting an eight-day spring driven movement striking and repeating the quarters on two gongs, original compensated lever platform escapement and maker's stamp on the backplate with enamel alarm setting dial - the case underside fitted a strike selection lever.

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

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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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