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    Bigelow Kennard & Co., Fine Early Twentieth Century Grande Sonnerie Alarm, circa 1905
    Case: gilt brass doucine variant case with pierced decorative masks framing the green sunburst guilloche panels and dial, 5 inches high excluding the handle, 3 1/4 x 3 inch base
    Dial: golden dial with black Arabic numerals, open work steel hands
    Movement: platform lever escapement, three position lever for grande sonnerie, petitie sonnerie and silence under the base, enameled alarm set dial on the back plate, No. 8812

    This clock is illustrated in "A Century of Fine Carriage Clocks" by Joseph Fanelli and Charles Terwilliger, item 53.


    Condition Report*: Type: Bigelow Kennard & Co., Fine Early Twentieth Century Grande Sonnerie Alarm, circa 1905
    Dial: gilt, Arabic
    Hands: open work
    Metal: gilt brass
    Case Length: 5 inches high excluding the handle
    Case Width: 3 1/4 x 3 inch base
    Watch Movement: platform lever escapement, three position lever for grande sonnerie, petitie sonnerie and silence under the base, enameled alarm set dial on the back plate
    Condition: dial is very good, case is good, chime and alarm functions working, time train not running but staff seems to be good, servicing needed
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    Additional Location Info:
    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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