Lot 4288. Desk clock/travel clock: a very rare, highly complicated officer's travel clock, probably Samuel Frederic R. No. 8732, Berlin at the end of 18. Century, watchmaker to the court of king Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia

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Auction date:04.05.2019   16:30
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Lot 4288Desk clock/travel clock: a very rare, highly complicated officer's travel clock, probably Samuel Frederic R. No. 8732, Berlin at the end of 18. Century, watchmaker to the court of king Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia
Approx 20cm high, formerly fire-gilt chiselled Bronze, white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, gold and blued hands, day runner with spindle speed, Weckwerk, quarter hour self strike, a single blow to the hour, a double strike for the quarter-hours, with four Hammers on a bell, quarter-hour repeater on drawstring, glass and glass bezel missing, handle replaced by a porcelain figurine, keys present, fully functional. There are 2 additional officer travel watches with identical case with dial signature R. are at least known.

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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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Karl-Heinz Cortrie GmbH
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20537 Hamburg
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