‘Horitontal Tischuhr’, horizontal table clock with alarm, Annibal Labry, no 111, London,
Hexagonal case, fire gilt and silvered, florally engraved decorations. White enameled dial with alarm disc in the middle. Hour hands are made black. Fire gilt movement, florally engraved, pierced appliques, chain/fusee, verge escapement with regulated on the dial. A gilt platine beautifully engraved. Hour striking and hour repeating by using a small side handle.
Two florally engraved barrels for striking- and alarm train, 2 engraved hammers. Striking and alarm on a bronze bell. The case, dial and movement are in a very good condition.
In Jürgen Abeler "Meister der Uhrmacherkunst" is mentioned that Annibal Labry was registered as Huguenot and clockmaker in Magdeburg and Halberstadt. He was born in
Magdeburg in 1702 where he also died. Dimensions HxW: 9x 11 cm. SOLD Price € 17.500,--
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