248: French Hour Repeater Carriage Clock

French Hour Repeater Carriage Clock. 2 in. porcelain dial with black hour numbers, 5 minute numbers and open moon hands; brass 8 day spring driven movement signed with "A.M." and beehive trade mark for Francois Arsene Margaine, has a platform lever escapement, half hour strike on a bell and hour repeater. In a brass case with hinged handle, fluted corner columns and beveled glass on the rear door, front, sides and aperture on the top. Movement striking and repeating, but not running, 1 side glass and aperture glass each have a single chip. 7 in. high x 4 in. wide x 3.5 in. deep. Weight: 5.75 lbs.

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