M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930.

M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930.

Price: € 27500

Offered by Van Brug Collection



M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930. M241 Atmos clock PO 1, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930.

Atmos clock, skeleton dial and glass dome, Reutter nr. 3757, France ca. 1930.

Clock with a skeleton dial, Arabic numerals. On the back signed ‘Brevets J.L. Reutter, S.G.D.G.’ and numbered 3757. On de silverd dial is the text: Atmos, Pendule Perpétuelle, Made in France. Working: The Atmos clock contains a drum with an U-shaped tube containing mercury and a gas. Due to temperature changes a ‘thermics’ develops in the drum and causes the axle with the U-shaped tube to oscillate to and fro. Because of the continuous changes in temperature there is a continuous oscillation which causes the movement to roll permanently, we have a ‘Pendule Perpétuelle’. The invention was the work of the French engineer Jean Léon Reutter. The clock is in a perfect condition. Very exclusive in this Art Deco design and original glass dome.

An identical clock was auctioned at Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan - Paris on tuesday the 29th of november 2011 for 24.200 euro.

Origin
France
Period
1930
Signature
J.L. Reutter
Reference
100-467

Offered by

Van Brug Collection

Hoofdstraat 35
8162 AB Epe
The Netherlands

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

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