Description

    Tiffany & Co. Ornate French Carriage Clock With Strike, Repeat & Alarm, circa 1900
    Case: gilt brass, measures 6 1/4 inches to the top of the flower and lion's head motif handle, 3 1/2 inches across, beveled glass sides and back door, glass for the visible escapement on the top, raised scrolls and flowers, turned circular feet
    Dial: inset white enamel dial with Roman numerals, ornate open gold hands, black minute track, subsidiary dial and arrow pointer for the alarm
    Movement: gilt brass, straight line lever escapement mounted on a frosted gilt platform, index regulator, barrels for the going and striking trains, hour repeat button on the top of the case, hour and half hour strike on gong
    Signed: Tiffany & Co. on the dial, Made in France, 1527 on the back plate


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Tiffany & Co. French Carriage Clock With Strike, Repeat & Alarm
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; gilt, ornate
    Metal: gilt brass
    Case Info: glass sides, top and back door
    Case Width: 6 1/4 inches to top of handle
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt brass, straight line lever escapement mounted on a frosted gilt platform, index regulator
    Circa: 1900
    Condition: dials are superb, case is very good, some cleaning wear to the gilt on the top panel, movement is running and striking well, alarm is working, cleaning is recommended


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    18th Sunday
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