A FRENCH PARCEL-SILVERED AND GILT-BRASS SMALL NOVELTY MANTEL TIMEPIECE IN THE FORM OF A BEAM ENGINE, CIRCA 1880

Lot №: 47113
Estimate: $2,796 - 4,193
17 July 2002
Sold price
$4,107

Description

A French parcel-silvered and gilt-brass small novelty mantel timepiece in the form of a beam engine, circa 1880The beam forming the escapement and with regulation screw, white enamel Roman dial with blued steel moon hands, on black marble base with gilt-brass block feet, key-less wind and hand-set to rear, the single barrel movement stamped for GLT PARIS and numbered 279 -- 8 1/8in. (20.5cm.) wide