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Table Clock, French, 16th Century

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Inventory Number: 42423
Object Type:
Place Created: France Europe
Brief Description: Verge escapement with balance-wheel to which weights have been added at diametrically opposite points on the rim (probably originally with a dumb-bell foliot); fusee with gut; ratchet and click mainspring regulator (replacement); 24-hour dial with couch pins for ordinary Italian hours; single hand.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass and steel movement; steel hand; gilt brass case.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
65 43 mm

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