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    Hamilton Koehler "Cordless" Sidereal Clock, René Rondeau Collection
    Case: wood, 7 inches across, 6 inches high, brass face plate, movement recessed in the back with celluloid cover
    Dial: silver, black 24 hour numerals, black minute track, black spade hands, golden second hand
    Movement: model 560 with gearing for 24 hour motion work

    Note: Sidereal (star) time is approximately four minutes a day faster than solar time. This lot was John Van Horn's personal clock. It is one of two made. The other example is in the Franklin Institute.

    Condition Report*: Type: Hamilton Koehler "Cordless" Sidereal Clock, René Rondeau Collection
    Dial: silver, black painted 24 hour numerals
    Hands; black spade hands, golden seconds hand
    Metal: wood, brass
    Case Info: celluloid movement cover
    Case Width: case is 7 inches across, 6 inches high
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: model 560 with gearing for 24 hour motion work
    Circa: 1956
    Condition: dial is very good, case is good, toning to the front metal frame, movement not currently running, second hand is loose and off
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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