A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700.

A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700.

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Offered by Toebosch Antiques



A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700. A Swiss mulberry ormolu mounted quarter repeating alarm table timepiece, J. Robert, circa 1700.

8-day spring driven movement, pull wind quarter repeating on two bells, pull wind alarm on a bell, mulberry veneered case with ormolu mounts.

18-cm velvet covered dial with engraved silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals, fine foliate pierced ormolu mounts as spandrels and below with a satyr mask, engraved foliate pierced brass hands and engraved silvered alarm disc, the whole fit in a turnable passe partout giving acces to the 8-day spring driven movement with fine baluster pillars signed on the back Josué Robert Horloger du Roy de Prusse A la Chaux de Fonds and numbered 315, verge escapement and silk suspended pendulum with cycloid cheeks, pull wind quarter repeating on two bells, pull wind alarm on the larger bell, mulberry veneered case throughout with ebonised mouldings surmounted by an ormolu handle and four flambeau finials, further ormolu mounts incorporating masks, canted corners and glass panels to the sides, base with protruding corners raised on six turned feet.

Signature
Robert, Josué. Chaux-de-fonds
Reference
100-253
Sizes
60 x 37 x 21.5 cm

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Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 68-3
1017 DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)6 53 211 641
+31 (0)6 53 211 641
http://www.toeboschantiques.com/

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