INDUSTRIAL CLOCK WITH AUTOMATA Garnier A Paris Ca. 1880 France

Mantel clocks Specials

M&R242

INDUSTRIAL CLOCK WITH AUTOMATA
Signed Garnier A Paris
Circa 1880
France

Dials
The turning lantern has 5 dials:

Compass
On top of the case the compass.

Time
The lantern has on two sides a dial for the time indication, with Roman hour numerals, Arabic five-minute markers and minute stripes.
Both dials signed Garnier A Paris.

Barometer
The barometer has a scale with English indication.

Thermometer
Thermometer with circle tube has scales in degrees Reaumur and Fahrenheit.

Case

The brass winge-shaped case has an anchor, robes and buoy. The turning lantern is on the winge.
Duration 8 days.

Height 50 cm.
Diameter 20,5 cm.

Literature
Derek Roberts, Mystery, Novelty and Fantasy clocks, chapter 22.

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