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Clock/Watchmaking Lathe, by Hugoniot-Tissot?, French, Early 19th Century

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Inventory Number: 55657
Object Type: Object
Place Created: France Europe
Accession Number: 1968-413
Brief Description: Bow operated lathe with head and tail stock and tool rest, made of iron with copper alloy pads at that end which is to be held by a vice; bow of horn and cat-gut.
Primary Inscriptions: "(lion mark) UGONIOT - TISSOT / BREVETE S.G.D.G." (on bar) [Should this be "HUGONIOT-TISSOT"?]
Provenance: Purchased from A. Stewart-Mobey
Collection Group:
Material(s): Metal
String
Wood
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 170 mm

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