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Mechanical - 8-day movement - half hourly striking mechanism with repeating strike on bell

Lot reference 18404131
Mechanical - 8-day movement - half hourly striking mechanism with repeating strike on bell

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Location: Netherlands
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$486 Bidder 8286
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$463 Bidder 2858
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$415 Bidder 2858
12-05-2018 22:09:14

French wall clock with 2 weights on a rope - enamel dial

Comtoise wall clock with rooster casting:
rare small original casting.
Small medallion with lilies, the symbol of the French Royal Family.
Unique aspect, pearled wire.

A clock with the same casting can be found in the four-part series on Comtoise Uhren by Bergmann, in the second part on page 424.

Period: 1770

Sawn brass hands.

Complete with two weights.

The movement runs for one week when fully wound by means of the weights.


Striking mechanism on bell.

The movement works, runs/strikes.

Type of movement: verge escapement with oblong pendulum.

Size:
Width/length dial: 24.5 cm
Height with casting: 35 cm
Depth without hand axle: 13.5 cm
Depth with hand axle: 17 cm
Length large hand: 11 cm
Length small hand: 7 cm
Total length: 163 cm
Pendulum length: 127 cm

Comes complete with old accessories:
- Movement/clock
- pendulum, consisting of interlinked steel wire and a lead pear-shaped bob.
- iron winding key
- two weights
- hook bracket
- bell
- brass hands

Comments:
- enamel dial has some characteristic hairline cracks, but it is an unrestored virgin dial

Preferred is:

Pick-up up in Noordwijk (Zuid-Holland) or Zuidwolde (Drenthe), the Netherlands, by appointment.

Or shipped as registered parcel(s), with shipping being our second choice.


> the clock will be partially disassembled to prevent damage.
The clock will be packaged for the buyer as well as possible.

Nl Veend  

Feedback score: 94.7%
Reviews given: 20
Member since: July 25, 2015
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    Klok is goed aangekomen.Opgehangen en ze loopt en slaat perfect.
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    duivin July 6, 2018

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    chegou bem
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    user-5be578b May 15, 2018

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    Snel en goed verpakt verzonden. Klok valt jammer genoeg steeds na een paar uur stil...
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    Con4s January 3, 2018

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    Twee incomplete comtoise frames met onderdelen gekocht. In 1 zaten allemaal extra geboorde gaten, frontplaat 6 mm te breed, past niet, gietstuk haan met gaten, alles niet vermeld in de beschrijving.
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    cge December 21, 2017

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    mijnheer verteld er niet bij dat hij wel kan leven met een 30 euro schadevergoeding.
    blijkbaar zou hij dan wel tevreden zijn wat ik zelf niet zou zijn wanneerhet mijn gekochte kavel zou zijn.
    ik stelde hem voor het kavel terug te nemen en de koop hiermee ongedaan te maken waarna hij met het voorstel van 30 euro kwam.
    aan mijn bereidwilligheid heeft het daarom niet gelegen.
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    Prima verlopen
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    adhoven November 30, 2017

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    Très bien protégé comme photos et bon fonctionnement merci
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    ticbi September 27, 2017

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    keurig netjes en correct.
    voorbeeld !
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    2202XZ August 3, 2017

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    Klok is perfect
    Ophangen en loopt meteen goed.
    Superservice
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    erik775 July 27, 2017

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    de klok wordt afgehaald op de nog afgesproken dag
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    hansenanneke07 June 13, 2017

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    Top verkoper. geweldige service.
    Toen ik de klok ophaalde stond het gebak klaar. Kan niet beter. weet alles van comtoises.
    Super de Super.
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    edelcollectie June 12, 2017

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    ceasul distrus -vrem restituirea sumei
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    flueraslucianpetru April 6, 2017

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    Alles OK
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    Ratti April 6, 2017

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    meer dan perfect
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    wouterfineart November 4, 2016

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    Prachtig stuk en prima service bij het afhalen!
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    fhcdejongh October 10, 2016

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The seller prefers the lot to be picked up

The seller prefers the lot to be picked up from Zuidwolde (Netherlands). Shipping is possible by arrangement only. Costs of shipping are at the buyer's expense.

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