A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750.

A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750.

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A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750. A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750. A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750. A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750. A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750.

A French mini travelling lantern clock by Mignan à Compiègne, circa 1750.
Signed on the dial. The dial has engravings and figures sawing: An eagle is escorted by two winged women figures, symbolic style appropriate for the religious and spiritual context of the 18th century. The lantern is small and built as a table model, which serves to uses it as a travelling clock. The movement is spring driven, duration of 30 hours, verge escapement and alarm.
HxWxD 20x10x9 cm. € 9.800, -

Reference
100-297

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Van Dreven Antique Clocks

By appointment only.
Uitsluitend op afspraak. dreven@xs4all.nl
1017 Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 204288442
+31 653643443
http://www.vandrevenantiques.com/

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