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    Thomas Cole, London, England, circa 1850-1855
    4-3/8 inches high x 3-3/8 inches wide (11.1 x 8.6 cm)

    The three-panel tripod clock having a circular silvered dial with painted Roman numerals, the center finely engraved with delicate flowerheads and scrolling foliage on a hatched ground; the barometer with silvered register scale within a foliate engraved border and further inset within an oval-form gilt border; the silvered grid-form calendar listing horizontally the days of the week and the days of the month, with engraved flowers and diaper-work in medallions and scrolling foliage, having an open-work gilt cartouche to bottom and a double arch issuing a cross to top; each of the three panels further set in gilt metal frames with engraved flowers and acanthus leaves, the whole resting on three points forming a tripod; M 48 mm., frosted gilt brass halfplate, large going barrel, cylinder escapement, plain three-arm gold balance, blued steel flat balance spring, index regulator, movement inscribed BAUME GENEVE.

    Condition Report*: Inscription to movement plate indicates the timepiece was serviced/repaired in 1922, with key.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    15th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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