A FRENCH GILT-METAL CARTEL TIMEPIECE AND MATCHING ANEROID BAROMETER, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Lot №: 56297
Estimate: $1,677 - 2,516
29 April 1998
Sold price
$2,090
London (South Kensigton)

Description

A French gilt-metal cartel timepiece and matching aneroid barometer, late 19th/early 20th centuryEach drum case within a berried laurel garland and suspended from a ribbon backplate, the timepiece dial with Arabic chapters and painted floral swags, with blued hands aand minute hand, the movement with platform lever escapement, the barometer with plain white dial (lacks backplate)25in. (64cm.) high