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E.J. Dent & Co., Ltd., London, a 20th century skeleton clock - $5,750 (Easton, MD)

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condition: excellent
E.J. Dent & Co., Ltd., London, a 20th century skeleton clock

Derek Robert's "Continental and American Skeleton Clocks", page 229, for a brief description and photos of an identical clock.

"A precision skeleton clock commissioned in early 1970's. The silvered brass chapter ring, which has a skeletonised centre, incorporates a year calendar showing the days, months and the corresponding signs of the zodiac.
The free sprung spring detent escapement, which is fascinating to watch, employs a large helical hairspring mounted above the massive balance wheel, 5" (12.5 cms.)"

Chronometer escapement, heavy brass fusee movement with skeletonized plates and turned baluster pillars, top mounted horizontal platform with Earnshaw's escapement and 4.75in., free sprung seconds beating balance with helical spring, roman numeral silvered dial with the zodiac and date display at the periphery, blued steel spring Vienna style hands and spear shaped date indicator, all on turned brass feet and mounted to a molded wooden base with gilt stamped leather covering, serial #11

Dimensions:15.5in x 13.75in x 10.75in
Date: 1975

Payment options: Cash, PayPal, Zelle, Bank cashier’s check
Buyer to provide shipping if not picked up.


Tom
Easton, Maryland, 21601
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$5,750.00

post id: 7759627649

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