Project Description

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Bronze column clock – France year 1820.
Type: Column clock
High: 52 cm
Wide: 28 cm
Deep: 18 cm
Ormolu gilt column clock with 4 pillars.
The clockwork is very special with knife-edge suspension and a very heavy gridiron pendulum.
The clockwork has a Graham anchor escapement.
mechanism. This is especially made so, because this clock has a central seconds pointer.
Thanks to this system the clock is running 14 days long.
Rack striking the full hours and half hours, by striking on a small silver bell.
The clock is in its original good condition.
Signature: Collin à Paris. Depiction and signature are to be seen in the book: “Dictionnaire des horlogers français”, page 136.
Number 157
askin price € 5750,