Fri, 7th Jan 2022 14:00

The Fine Clock Sale

 
  Lot 50
 

50

L & E FABRE. A LATE 19TH CENTURY OVERSIZED GRAND SONNERIE WESTMINSTER CHIME CARRIAGE CLOCK

L & E FABRE. A LATE 19TH CENTURY OVERSIZED GRAND SONNERIE WESTMINSTER CHIME CARRIAGE CLOCK the gilt brass case surmounted by a hinged handle and raised moulded glazed panel above four glazed panels and four reeded corinthian column corners on a moulded base, the underside marked 'Grand Sonnerie, Silence, Petite Sonnerie', the masked gilt dial with Roman numerals above a subsidiary alarm dial fronting a spring-driven eight-day quarter chiming movement on four gongs and the hour/half hour on a larger gong; original compensated lever escapement and alarm mechanism - with original Moroccan leather carrying case and winding key - inner lid labelled for 'Fabre, Florida 87'

24.5cm high

Unsold or Result not available
Estimated at £5,000 - £8,000


 

L & E FABRE. A LATE 19TH CENTURY OVERSIZED GRAND SONNERIE WESTMINSTER CHIME CARRIAGE CLOCK the gilt brass case surmounted by a hinged handle and raised moulded glazed panel above four glazed panels and four reeded corinthian column corners on a moulded base, the underside marked 'Grand Sonnerie, Silence, Petite Sonnerie', the masked gilt dial with Roman numerals above a subsidiary alarm dial fronting a spring-driven eight-day quarter chiming movement on four gongs and the hour/half hour on a larger gong; original compensated lever escapement and alarm mechanism - with original Moroccan leather carrying case and winding key - inner lid labelled for 'Fabre, Florida 87'

24.5cm high

Auction: The Fine Clock Sale, Fri, 7th Jan 2022

View all lots in this sale

Sell a similar item

Please complete the form below. To help us with your valuation, please attach at least 1 clear photograph of your item. 

Images *

Drag and drop .jpg images here to upload, or click here to select images.