JOHANN RURSCHELL. A SQUARE GILT METAL STRIKING SMALL TABLE CLOCK

Lot №: 25775
Estimate: $8,930 - 13,394
12 May 2003
Sold price
$10,671

Description

JOHANN RURSCHELL. A SQUARE GILT METAL STRIKING SMALL TABLE CLOCK signed Johann Rurschell, in Schesburg The movement with square brass plates and steel double screwed pillars, going train with chain fusee and pinned barrel, foliate engraved balance clock with screwed open foot, later two-arm steel balance wheel to verge escapement, the strike train with florally engraved resting barrel, later countwheel, strike on a bell secured to the hinged back plate cover, the dial with silvered chapter ring, Roman numerals, half hour markers, later pierced steel hand, the center engraved with flowers and foliage on a hatched ground, florally engraved spandrels, the case with glazed panels to the sides and resting on winged paw feet, movement signed96mm. square; 71mm. high