Antique French gilt and silvered-bronze nautical desk clock compendium.
French, Circa 1890
Maritime themed desk clock with a double ships wheel on a ratcheted capstan, having a barometer and clock in each wheel, a compass on top and standing on a rouge marble base. The dials can be rotated on the base to view each side.
8-day timepiece clock movement with balance escapement, wound through the white enamel dial, having Roman numerals and indistinct Paris makers name.
Aneroid barometer with enamel dial and gilt setting hand, signed with the barometer maker's initials, 'AER'. for Antoine Redier who is probably best known for his enamelled globe clocks and alarm clocks, he was also involved in the production of Aneroid barometers.
11 inches / 28cm high
9.75 inches / 25cm wide,
5.5 Inches / 14cm deep
ID Number: 3968
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