help
Johann Christian Felsz
 
Lot No. 191
Lot No. 191
share with your friends

A magnificent hexagonal Gdansk quarter hour repeating horizontal table clock with quarter hour strike and alarm
Estimate  3,000 - 6,000 €

Price Realised  7,500 €
a lot of the last auction!
Product Details
CASE
Brass, moulded, screwed on silver windows to the sides, string for repetition, six winged claw feet, rear bell.
very good, slightly worn.
DIAL
Brass, applied silver chapter ring with Roman hours, gilded, frosted centre with silver chapter ring for alarm, lever for striking/silence, cut-out blued iron hands.
very good.
MOVEMENT
Hexagonal brass movement, firegilt, chain/fusee, 2 splendidly engraved barrels for striking- and alarm train, 3 engraved hammers. additional hammer for alarm, verge escapement, three-arm brass balance.
very good, capable of running, cleaning recommended.
DIMENSIONS
130 x 110 x 70 mm
CIRCA
1775
ORIGIN
Polish
Product Description

Johann Christian Felsz was born in Glauchau and became a citizen of Gdansk in 1772. He is last mentioned in the records in 1803, the date of his death is not known.
Source: J├╝rgen Abeler, "Meister der Uhrmacherkunst", 2nd Edition, Wuppertal 2010, p. 151

×
Tell a friend ...

Send to the following address: (*)

My message
My e-mail address (*)


×
Place a bid on Johann Christian Felsz
Minimum bid 3900 €
Your maximum bid (100 € steps)

Bitte nur 100er Schritte

 Send me an e-mail when I'm outbid.

You are placing a binding bid for this item!