Lot 1414 (Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments, 16th March 2018)
Sold for £300
Mechanism not working
At first look all pieces of mechanism appear present
There is no apparent rust to the mechanism (that being viewed whilst fixed in place)
FRENCH ART DECO MANTEL CLOCK the 2 train 8 day movement unsigned but numbered 26008, the pendulum with fan bob, the square white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, signed Ideal, France, contained within a four glass case with alabaster and brass architectural surround, and flanked by two figures, raised on four bun feet, 36cm high
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