Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 180

FACEPLATE ENGINE Swiss or French. Made circa 1900. Fine, brass and steel faceplate engine. To be sold without reserve

CHF 3,500 - 5,500

USD 3,800 - 6,000 / EUR 3,000 - 4,500

Sold: CHF 5,625

Brass centering plate with three sprung steel dog clamps, brass and steel bed, driven by a brass crank handle and via two pulleys, two-directional slide rest controlled by a crank handle and nut, wooden base. Dim. 32 x 52 x 22 cm. In good condition, cleaned

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