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Auction Description for R.O. Schmitt Fine Arts, LLC: Sunday, May 5th 2013 at 10am Jewelery, Slots, Clocks,M. Box
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Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 10am Clocks, Slot Machines, Music Boxes and Jewelry Lots 538- 934 Preview Begins at 8am

Sunday, May 5th 2013 at 10am Jewelery, Slots, Clocks,M. Box

by R.O. Schmitt Fine Arts, LLC

Platinum House

397 lots with images

May 5, 2013

Live Auction

700 Elm St

Manchester, NH, 03103 USA

Phone: (603) 432-2237

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Cameo- shell cameo pin and pendant, nicely carved

Lot 538: Cameo- shell cameo pin and pendant, nicely carved

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Description: Cameo- shell cameo pin and pendant, nicely carved set in a beautiful yellow gold filled filigree decorated frame with attached pendant. Ht 90mm, Width 48mm

Condition Report: the filigree is in excellent condition and the pendant nicely matched.

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Victorian pin, 10 - 12k yellow gold with bright

Lot 539: Victorian pin, 10 - 12k yellow gold with bright

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Description: Victorian pin, 10 - 12k yellow gold with bright and matte surfaces, engraved with a landscape scene featuring two children and a goat at the base of a tree, with buildings and mountains in the distance, together with a 14k yellow gold heart shaped pendant, and a gilt watch fob with bright and matte surfaces, the 4 graduated discs with bust of a young woman in profile, gold weight 21.9g

Condition Report: Victorian pin very good, pendant very good, fob very good, gold content tested

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Victorian pin/ pendant in 10k rose gold with a

Lot 540: Victorian pin/ pendant in 10k rose gold with a

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Description: Victorian pin/ pendant in 10k rose gold with a very nice portrait in enamel of a young woman in a colorful head scarf and wearing gold jewelry, with a 14k yellow gold chain, together with a Victorian gold filled chain with slide, the slide set with 3 seed pearls, gold weight 6.3g

Condition Report: Pin / pendant without pin back, enamel with a few fine hairlines, slide chain with loss to plating, gold content tested

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2 (Two) 14K yellow gold and diamond set pieces- a

Lot 541: 2 (Two) 14K yellow gold and diamond set pieces- a

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Description: 2 (Two) 14K yellow gold and diamond set pieces- a tennis bracelet, 7" length, and a pin set with approximately .3 carat center stone. Total Weight 16.7g TW

Condition Report: diamonds have been tested. The gold contenet in the bracelet is stamped and the pin has been acid tested.

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Rings- 2 (Two) 10K yellow gold: a topaz set and an

Lot 542: Rings- 2 (Two) 10K yellow gold: a topaz set and an

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Description: Rings- 2 (Two) 10K yellow gold: a topaz set and an orange stone. Total Weight for both 8.0g

Condition Report: both rings are in excellent conditon and stamped with karat mark.

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Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold, diamond and

Lot 543: Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold, diamond and

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Description: Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold, diamond and sapphire: total weight for both 11.6g

Condition Report: both rings are in excellent condition. One is marked 14K and the other is stamped 14K.

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Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold: an amethyst set

Lot 544: Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold: an amethyst set

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Description: Rings- 2 (Two) 14K white gold: an amethyst set filigreed ring and a diamond and a star sapphire and diamond set modern. Total Weight for both 10.4g

Condition Report: both rings are in excellent condition.

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Two pieces of 14k gold jewelry, a woman's hollow

Lot 545: Two pieces of 14k gold jewelry, a woman's hollow

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Description: Two pieces of 14k gold jewelry, a woman's hollow yellow gold bracelet with matte surface and bright cut engraving, the other a mans ring in white gold with initials FLT, the letters surrounded by red, white and blue enamel and set with a small diamond, 20th century, 15.5g TW.

Condition Report: Bracelet good overall, ring with minor scratches, precious metal content marked, diamond tested.

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Buckles- 2 (Two) gilt set with coral cameos and

Lot 546: Buckles- 2 (Two) gilt set with coral cameos and

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Description: Buckles- 2 (Two) gilt set with coral cameos and trimmed on border with sones and enameled flowers in relief, c1880 45mm x 35mm each

Condition Report: there are some minor losses to the enamel, a patch of verdigris and some warping, but overall they are in very good condition.

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Cameos- 4 (Four): three miniatures and another

Lot 547: Cameos- 4 (Four): three miniatures and another

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Description: Cameos- 4 (Four): three miniatures and another larger size in a gilt frame on necklace

Condition Report: all cameos in good condition.

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Airflo Instrument Company, Glastonbury, Conn.,

Lot 548: Airflo Instrument Company, Glastonbury, Conn.,

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Description: Airflo Instrument Company, Glastonbury, Conn., aneroid barometer, made for the National Weather Service, black painted metal case, black dial with white numerals and indicator, mounted to a turned mahogany back with brass hangers, serial #011, dated Nov. 78

Condition Report: A few scratches and minor paint loss to case, dial and indicator very good, working condition unknown

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Chadburns Rapid Indicating Barometer, large molded

Lot 549: Chadburns Rapid Indicating Barometer, large molded

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Description: Chadburns Rapid Indicating Barometer, large molded steel black painted gallery clock style case, polished and lacquered brass bezel with thick beveled glass, steel indicator hand, brass set indicator, white painted dial with red and black painted figures, and compass and GL at the bottom, perhaps indicating its use in a Masonic lodge, and below, a later painted scroll/ banner "Bucks Weather Foundry", c1890

Condition Report: Case good with some paint loss and paint splatter, brass bezel with wear and some tarnish, glass very good, dial a bit dirty and with overall crazing but minimal loss, barometer mechanism with losses and scrapes to lacquer, steel with some oxidation, indicator hand a replacement, not attached, and will need a new collet, spring and linkage for indicator hand loose and will require repair and installation, 31"

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Mills Novelty Company,

Lot 550: Mills Novelty Company, "1776" model, nickel three

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Description: Mills Novelty Company, "1776" model, nickel three wheel slot machine with three wheel stop buttons, pays out mints. The case is stenciled oak, nickel, and brass, c1928 includes stand

Condition Report: the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The case paint appears to be have some touch-up. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 25", Height with stand 55"

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Mills Novelty Company,

Lot 551: Mills Novelty Company, "Golden Nugget" nickel

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Description: Mills Novelty Company, "Golden Nugget" nickel three wheel slot machine, pays out nickels. The case is oak, nickel, brass and blue and gold paint case with applied nude figures, c1947

Condition Report: the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The front appears to have been repainted. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 26"

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Mills Novelty Company, dime three wheel slot

Lot 552: Mills Novelty Company, dime three wheel slot

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Description: Mills Novelty Company, dime three wheel slot machine, pays out dimes with MAD magazine Alfred E. Newman theme. The case is oak, nickel, brass and red painted, c1945

Condition Report: the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. The case appears to be repainted. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 26"

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Watling Manufacturing Company nickel three wheel

Lot 553: Watling Manufacturing Company nickel three wheel

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Description: Watling Manufacturing Company nickel three wheel slot machine, pays out mints, with notice to customers regarding regulation, the case is oak, nickel, brass and gold paint, serial #27653 c1928 includes stand

Condition Report: the machine functions when a nickel is inserted and the arm is pulled. We are uncertain of any other mechanical functions. It appears to be missing part of the mechanism in the right and left hand windows. There is no key to unlock the machine. Ht 25", Height with stand 55"

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Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Single comb

Lot 554: Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Single comb

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Description: Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Single comb music box with 30 15 1/2" discs. c1900

Condition Report: Mahogany box in very fine condition with some minor nicks and scratches in an old finish. Original card image on the inside of the lid with some scratches. Comb is perfect.

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Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Style 11 single

Lot 555: Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Style 11 single

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Description: Regina Music Box Co., Rahway, NJ, Style 11 single comb music box with 2 15 1/2" discs. Disc titles include "Home Sweet Home" and "My Old New Hampshire Home", c1900

Condition Report: Mahogany case with minor nicks and bruises commensurate with age in an original finish in overall very nice condition. Original card image on the underside of the lid is in very nice condition. Comb is perfect.

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Angelus Watch Co., Switzerland, for Tiffany & Co.,

Lot 556: Angelus Watch Co., Switzerland, for Tiffany & Co.,

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Description: Angelus Watch Co., Switzerland, for Tiffany & Co., New York, golf themed desk clock with 8 days, minute repeating clock, the veined black marble base supporting an ebonized wood stand, mounted with a gilt repoussé style plaque depicting a golfer putting, with two applied gilt branches with oak leaves above the plaque, and with clock mounted at the top, the 8 day, 15 jewel, minute repeating nickel plate movement with centrifugal governor, lever escapement with cut bimetallic balance, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, signed "Tiffany & Co. 8 Days Repeater", with blued steel luminous hands, back of case dated May 14, 1932

Condition Report: Marble very good with one small chip at back right corner, ebonized stand very good with a few minor marks, gilding on plaque worn from cleaning, also with a few dings, gilding on base nuts with some wear, gilt on leaves good, movement with minor scratches and a bit dirty, running, gongs reattached to base and discolored from heat, repeating functioning, but will need service and adjustment, case screw broken, dial with minor flakes concealed by bezel at 7:00 - 8:00, hands good with some losses to luminous compound, Ht 12"

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Chelsea Clock Co., Chelsea, Mass., square bronze

Lot 557: Chelsea Clock Co., Chelsea, Mass., square bronze

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Description: Chelsea Clock Co., Chelsea, Mass., square bronze strut clock with chinoiserie decoration, the designs in red and gold on a black ground, silvered Roman numeral chapter ring signed "Chelsea", silvered hands, 8 days, time only, movement with lever escapement, serial #564648, c1950

Condition Report: Case good overall, dirty, with minimal loss to surface, dial and chapter ring very good, hands poor replacements, movement runs, but is in need of service, Ht 5 1/2", case 6 5/8" square

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Desk clock, heavy brass case in the form of a

Lot 558: Desk clock, heavy brass case in the form of a

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Description: Desk clock, heavy brass case in the form of a clock tower, square molded base with relief of St. George slaying a dragon, the base with 4 columns supporting the upper portion, with rope molded bezel and convex glass, containing a 17 jewel Waltham model 1899 watch movement, the roof covered in brass "tiles", and the top with short, lightning rod style ornaments, c1900

Condition Report: Case originally polished, now with discoloration and tarnish, center lightning rod with replaced finial, crystal loose, missing minute and seconds hands, movement runs but needs service, Ht 14"

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Desk or nightstand clock, polished rose quartz

Lot 559: Desk or nightstand clock, polished rose quartz

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Description: Desk or nightstand clock, polished rose quartz base supporting a silvered horseshoe with gilt nails, and an oval framed, silvered dial clock with gilt Arabic numerals, the dial signed "Charlton & Co. 8 days, Swiss" with gilt, luminous hands, nickel 15 jewel movement signed "Concord Watch Co", c1920

Condition Report: Quartz base with minor flakes and chips at corners, two chips on underside, gilt surfaces with minor wear and loss, silvered surface on horseshoe good, dial with toning, a bit darker at the edge, hands with some loss of luminous compound, running, Ht 4"

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French onyx and cloisonné brass 8 days, timepiece

Lot 560: French onyx and cloisonné brass 8 days, timepiece

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Description: French onyx and cloisonné brass 8 days, timepiece and desk set, c1900

Condition Report: this heavy ornate set has an old patina on the beautifully enameled cast metal clock case, inkwells and quill holder. The green stone is intact except for some edge roughness. One inkwell and the metal base plate are loose and need to be better secured to the marble. The floral porcelain dial and beveled glass are fine. The small round movement has a modern balance platform. Ht to top of clock 10.5"

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Henry Sandoz & Son Watch Co., Switzerland, 8 days,

Lot 561: Henry Sandoz & Son Watch Co., Switzerland, 8 days,

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Description: Henry Sandoz & Son Watch Co., Switzerland, 8 days, back wind and set desk or table clock mounted to a stone base on gilt feet, the clock in an gilt oval frame with pivoted support, dial center with a very colorful enamel scene featuring three figures in 18th century style attire, the woman seated before her dressing table, with one man seated and another standing, the latter engaged in conversation with the others (trying to get himself out of trouble?), framed by a black enamel chapter with gold Roman numerals, gold hands, all on a green guilloche enamel ground, and under a beveled oval glass, nickel movement with cotes de Geneve decoration, c1950

Condition Report: Case and glass very good, gilding restored, dial chapter and scene very good, green enamel on engine turned ground with hairlines, hands good with a few tiny spots of oxide, movement with haze and minor spotting, runs and sets, low balance amplitude

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Switzerland, parasol form desk or nightstand

Lot 562: Switzerland, parasol form desk or nightstand

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Description: Switzerland, parasol form desk or nightstand clock, sterling silver with blue guilloche enamel case with 8 days, time only, lever escapement watch movement, wound through the parasol handle, the dial with gilt Arabic numerals, gilt spade and poker hands, c1920

Condition Report: Case with repairs to enamel at 10:30, front and back, hands with oxidation, minute hand replaced, not running, cannon pinion with broken teeth and hour wheel separated from hand tube, broken staff or balance jewel, Ht 2 5/8"

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Switzerland, strut clock, silver gilt and pale

Lot 563: Switzerland, strut clock, silver gilt and pale

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Description: Switzerland, strut clock, silver gilt and pale blue enamel case with classically inspired ornament, 8 days, back wind and set 11 jewel gilt movement with lever escapement, white enamel Arabic numeral dial with polychrome floral festoons, marked "E. Dreyfous To Their Majesties", gilt Louis XV hands, c1910

Condition Report: Case good, with minor spots of verdigris and minor losses to gilding, blue enamel excellent, dial very good, dial trim ring replaced, hands good, movement running, plates with some minor discoloration, Ht 6 1/8"

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Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., desk clock, 8

Lot 564: Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., desk clock, 8

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Description: Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass., desk clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in a gilt frame case with painted dial depicting troubador courting a lady, c1910

Condition Report: good running order (winds, sets and ticks). Overall excellent condition with some oxidation to the silvered chapter ring. Ht 5", Width 7"

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss

Lot 565: Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock,

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Description: Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock, jeweled movement runs on changes of atmospheric pressure and temperature, gold-plated brass and glass case, serial number 118151, c1965

Condition Report: the original finish is some spotted and worn, but all the glasses are good and the movement and dial are very nice. Not tested. Ht 9

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss

Lot 566: Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock,

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Description: Jaeger-LeCoultre Swiss "Atmos" table clock, jeweled movement runs on changes of atmospheric pressure and temperature, gold-plated brass and glass case, serial number 33242, c1955-

Condition Report: there is some wear and tarnish to the gold surface, and we see a few little marks on the dial, but the glass is all good and the movement is still bright. The suspension is okay but long-term operation not tested; sold as is. Ht 9.25"

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LeCoultre, Switzerland, Atmos clock, gilt calibre

Lot 567: LeCoultre, Switzerland, Atmos clock, gilt calibre

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Description: LeCoultre, Switzerland, Atmos clock, gilt calibre 519 movement, round white dial with gilt trim, numerals and hands, polished gilt case with glass top and sides, serial #44963, c1950

Condition Report: Case is dirty and gilding with minor losses, would look much better if cleaned, dial with faint marks and minor gilding losses, movement very good, not running

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France, Franche - Comte region carriage clock, 8

Lot 568: France, Franche - Comte region carriage clock, 8

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Description: France, Franche - Comte region carriage clock, 8 days, time and strike, movement with alarm, calendar and repeating the hours on demand, nicely engraved and gilded brass case, thick beveled glasses at top and sides, the bell contained in the base, polished brass movement with exposed striking work mounted on back plate, platform with cylinder escapement, white enamel Roman numeral dial with alarm and date sub dials, blued steel Breguet style hands, c1860

Condition Report: Gilding worn, case with tarnish and discoloration, handle loose, missing one pivot pin, knob missing on back door, side glasses with gaps at top and bottom, movement very dirty, fully wound, not running, balance staff ok, tail of regulator bent, strike rack missing, dial with losses at upper left and lower right, dial with scratches, does not fill the opening in the door (short at top), hour and minute hands replaced, calendar and alarm hands with oxide, and loose on their arbors, Ht 7 3/8" to top of handle, See Allix & Bonnert "Carriage Clocks", p.153 - 154 for a similarly engraved case, strike work, and platform

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French brass & glass 8 days, time, strike and

Lot 569: French brass & glass 8 days, time, strike and

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Description: French brass & glass 8 days, time, strike and repeat carriage clock, retailed by G. Edward & Sons, London & Glasgow, c1900

Condition Report: the Anglaise Riche case, with its fluted columns, retains an older glossy finish, the beveled glasses are good, the detailed porcelain dial has blue numbers, and the dial mask is finely engraved. The polished movement, numbered 6172, with its jeweled silvered balance platform, has been recently serviced. Ht 8"

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French miniature carriage clock for Payne & Co.

Lot 570: French miniature carriage clock for Payne & Co.

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Description: French miniature carriage clock for Payne & Co. 163 New Bond St., London, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with lever platform escapement in a gilt case with reeded columns and turned feet and inset with two cloissoné enamel panels and a cloissoné enamel mask surrounding Roman numeral white enamel dial, serial #7447, c1885

Condition Report: not running, balance frozen. The cloissoné is in excellent condition. The dial may be reapplied. Ht 3 3/4" to top of handle

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French miniature carriage clock, 8 day, time only,

Lot 571: French miniature carriage clock, 8 day, time only,

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Description: French miniature carriage clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with lever platform escapement in a gilt Gorge case with foliate engraving and inset with three painted enamel panels depicting peasants in pastoral scenes, white enamel dial, c1880

Condition Report: good running order (winds, sets and ticks). The panels and case have some moderate wear but otherwise this very rare carriage clock is a fine example. Ht 3 3/4" to top of handle

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French oval brass and beveled glass time, strike,

Lot 572: French oval brass and beveled glass time, strike,

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Description: French oval brass and beveled glass time, strike, repeat and alarm 8 days, carriage clock, c1900

Condition Report: oval cases are harder to find, and this example is in very nice original condition. All five glasses are good, and the engraved dial mask and porcelain dials are fine. The movement has the Drocourt maker stamp on the back plate, and it ticks and strikes okay. Ht with handle up 6.5"

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Japy Freres & Cie., France, 8 days, time and

Lot 573: Japy Freres & Cie., France, 8 days, time and

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Description: Japy Freres & Cie., France, 8 days, time and strike, hour repeating carriage clock with alarm contained in a gilt, Cariatides style case decorated with trailing vines and C scrolls, four figures in niches at the case corners, an the top with figural handle, beveled glass top and sides, 8 days, brass movement signed "Japy Freres & Cie. Exposition 1855 Grande med. D'honneur", and striking the hours with repeating on demand, silvered platform with English style lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance, Roman numeral, white enamel dial with blued steel trefoil hands, c1870

Condition Report: Case regilded, castings without high quality finishing, front, left, and back glasses with chips at upper right corner, minor flakes in top glass at repeat button, dial with hairlines at lower right corner, hands with oxide, minute hand a bit short, movement not running, fully wound, will repeat, balance staff ok, platform with discoloration Ht 7 1/2" to top of handle

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L'Epèe, France, for Tiffany, 8 days, carriage

Lot 574: L'Epèe, France, for Tiffany, 8 days, carriage

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Description: L'Epèe, France, for Tiffany, 8 days, carriage clock with calendar, phases of the moon, and alarm, striking the hours and half hour on a gong, plain rectangular polished case, back and sides with beveled glasses, skeletonized, polished brass time, calendar and alarm dials with blued steel hands, gilt lever escapement platform with matte finish, c1980

Condition Report: Case with spotting and tarnish, good glass, dial and movement retain their original, bright polished surfaces, hands painted black, all movement functions working, low balance amplitude, Ht 4 7/8"

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Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York,

Lot 575: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Charny"

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Charny" Royal Bonn porcelain shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement with visible escapement, c1904

Condition Report: the model name is both inked and cast onto the back of this undamaged case, and the condition overall is excellent with just light crazing of the hand-painted fired surface. The porcelain dial, fancy cast bezel, and beveled glass all are fine. The pallet pins are steel. Ht 12"

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Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York,

Lot 576: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Nord"

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Nord" Royal Bonn porcelain shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement, c1904

Condition Report: the case is in original undamaged condition with just the expected light crazing to the hand-painted colorful fired surface. The beveled glass and fancy cast bezel are fine; the porcelain dial has cracks at the 6 and 12. The pallet pins are steel. Ht 11.75"

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Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York,

Lot 577: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Palma"

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Palma" porcelain Royal Bonn shelf clock, 8 days time and strike, spring driven movement with visible escapement, c1914,

Condition Report: original and undamaged, with just the expected light crazing on the colorful hand-painted fired surface. The porcelain dial, fancy cast bezel, and beveled glass are fine. Pallet pins are steel. Ht 11.75"

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Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York,

Lot 578: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Porte"

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, New York, "La Porte" shelf clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement in a Delft style porcelain case, c1895

Condition Report: excellent undamaged condition with very light crazing to the hand-painted fired surface. The thick beveled glass has just one tiny edge chip. The porcelain dial, with its unusual blue cartouche-style numbers, is fine. The movement is the smaller round model. Ht 10."

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Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY,

Lot 579: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Saone" Royal

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Saone" Royal Bonn, 8 day, time and strike, porcelain mantel clock with visible escapement, c1902

Condition Report: this rare case is in very good condition. The rear front portion of the base appears to have some restoration. The beveled glass is fine; there are two small hairlines on the porcelain dial. See Ly's Ansonai book [2nd ed], page 605, fig 2575. Ht 14.5"

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Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY,

Lot 580: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Vendee" Royal

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, NY, "La Vendee" Royal Bonn 8 days, time and strike, porcelain mantel clock with visible escapement, c1904

Condition Report: excellent overall condition with no apparent damage to the case, dial or beveled glass; and not even light crazing on the colorful fired surface except on the white back of the case. A new plastic molly retaining the back door screw can easily be improved. Pallet pins are steel. Ht 15"

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Japy Freres, France,

Lot 581: Japy Freres, France, "Chatelaine", hanging

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Description: Japy Freres, France, "Chatelaine", hanging porcelain cartel wall clock, 8 days, time only, spring driven movement in a floral decorated green case with ormolu castings and chain, c1900

Condition Report: the clock is in excellent original condition with no chips, flakes or flaws in case or dial. Missing rear cover. Ht 16 1/2"

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Baird Clock Co., Plattsburgh, NY,

Lot 582: Baird Clock Co., Plattsburgh, NY, "Harrison's

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Description: Baird Clock Co., Plattsburgh, NY, "Harrison's Mocha and Java Coffee" advertising wall clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement in wooden case with paper mache doors and paper dial, c1893

Condition Report: this is a rare model in excellent original condition The Toledo Blade is still published. The bottom advertisement reads "HARRISON'S STRICTLY PURE SPICES". This specific clock is pictured in Jerry Maltz's "Baird Advertising Clocks" on pages 72 & 73. Ht 31"

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Billiards Clock,

Lot 583: Billiards Clock, "Time & Price Register, Mfg. by

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Description: Billiards Clock, "Time & Price Register, Mfg. by J.E. Game & Co., Billiard Table Maker, Boston, Mass.", walnut 8 days, time only, movement by L. Hubbell, Pat. 1865

Condition Report: we sold another rare version of these billiards timers back in May 2011, and this one may be missing the lower stand. The original paper dial has faint lettering we have transcribed above, and the original paper timing ring also remains. The balance-wheel movement has the Hubbell name and patent date. There is a shrinkage split in the bezel. Diameter 12"

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Coca Cola, 110v, lighted advertising sign with

Lot 584: Coca Cola, 110v, lighted advertising sign with

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Description: Coca Cola, 110v, lighted advertising sign with original electric clock that was most likely used in a drug store soda fountain, c1950

Condition Report: Heavy metal illuminated sign in very good original condition with just some small gold paint chips. Both light and clock are operating, but the push-button light switch may need attention. Please see Coca Cola collectors site for similar item selling for $1900. Ht 9"

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Standard Red Crown electric advertising clock,

Lot 585: Standard Red Crown electric advertising clock,

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Description: Standard Red Crown electric advertising clock, c1920

Condition Report: in as-found condition, this large illuminated wall clock advertises one part of the American Oil Company's (Amoco) history from the days of many more oil companies and hand-pumped fuel. There is some paint lifting from the back of the glass dial, and the cord has been cut so we have not attempted to test the motor or lights. From our research, this is very rare crossover collectible with appeal to petrolania enthusiasts. 19" diameter.

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Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn.,

Lot 586: Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Electric

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Description: Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., "Electric Advertising" for Ingersoll Watch Co., shelf clock, time only, electric driven movement in a mahogany case with velvet lining to display Ingersoll watches, c1930

Condition Report: the case and dial are in excellent original condition. The movement is not functional. Ht 19"

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Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn.,

Lot 587: Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Crystal Palace

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Description: Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Crystal Palace No. 1 Extra", 8 day, time and strike, spring driven mantel clock. This clock was patented by H. J. Davies c1875

Condition Report: Walnut base some wear in original finish. Original paper dial is pretty clean with some minor staining. Hands are original. Statues have lost some of their gold plating have what looks to be brass polish residue. This model can be seen in Ly's Ansonia book {2nd ed. page 93, and features statues with marine theme, an oarsman and a female grappler. Movement retains original Geneva stops. Ht 18"

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