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German
A SMALL GILT-BRASS RENAISSANCE DRUM TIMEPIECE CIRCA 1550
Estimate
17,00026,000
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1
German
A SMALL GILT-BRASS RENAISSANCE DRUM TIMEPIECE CIRCA 1550
Estimate
17,00026,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Masterworks of Time: George Daniels, Visionary

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German
A SMALL GILT-BRASS RENAISSANCE DRUM TIMEPIECE CIRCA 1550
Movement: incomplete iron movement with fusee and hogs bristle regulation, pallets and foliot lacking
Dial: with inner twenty-four hour ring and with touch pieces
Case: drum case engraved with medallion portraits linked by flowers and leaves, indistinct makers mark
diameter 50mm
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Provenance

Edward Hornby Collection, Sotheby's London, Edward Hornby Collection, 1 December 1978, Lot 4

Literature

Clutton & Daniels, Watches, Batsford 1971, figs. 72/3

Masterworks of Time: George Daniels, Visionary

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London