M198 Atmos clock in dark green, J.L. Reutter number 5013

M198 Atmos clock in dark green, J.L. Reutter number 5013

Price: € 12750

Offered by Van Brug Collection



M198 Atmos clock in dark green, J.L. Reutter number 5013 M198 Atmos clock in dark green, J.L. Reutter number 5013 M198 Atmos clock in dark green, J.L. Reutter number 5013

Atmos clock in dark green , J.L. Reutter number 5013, France circa 1930. Cabinet in Art Deco style. Silvered dial with daggers as numerals, signed Atmos Pendule Perpétuelle, made in Paris, Brevets J. L. Reutter. With the original Atmos clockwork. The drum of the clock contains a mercury- and gas tube. Changes in weather conditions in particular temperature causes volumes changes. This generates a thermic in the barrel. The fluctuations and rotations are collected and the energy is used to drive the movement continuously. It is therefore called Pendule Perpétuelle. The invention was made by a French engineer, Jean Leon Reutter. HxBxD 24x19x14 cm

Origin
France
Period
1930
Signature
J.L. Reutter
Reference
100-320
Sizes
24 x 19 x 14 cm

Offered by

Van Brug Collection

Hoofdstraat 35
8162 AB Epe
The Netherlands

+31 (0)612966627
http://www.vanbrugcollection.eu

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