Lot 5: A Miniature Clock in the Shape of a Picture with Easel, c. 1900
October 21, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Brass, polychrome enameled, metal
Presumably Austria or Switzerland, c. 1900
1 day pocket watch movement key wind, hour, minute
Watch case in the form of an put-up miniature easel with painting, depicted is a delicately rendered genre scene at a pub, the clock is integrated within the painting as comtoise
Crest in the shape of a mascaraon
Two winding keys included
Dimensions (put up): c. 9.5 x 7.7 x 17.1 cm
Fully functional, good, age-related condition, one hand is loose; overhaul recommended at buyer’s expense
Special novelty clock of exceptional design of high decorative value
The clock is in a good condition, consistent with age. Minor signs of age and wear can be seen. The enamel is rubbed in the area of the mascaron. One hand is loose. During in house testing, the timepiece was fully functional. No guarantee on long-term precision and regularity. The dimensions in a put-up state measure c. 9.5 x 7.7 x 17.1 cm.
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