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Fine Clocks, Barometers and Scientific Instruments
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Venue address
Dreweatts
Donnington Priory
Newbury, Berkshire
RG14 2JE
United Kingdom
Fine Clocks, Barometers and Scientific Instruments

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Auction dates
Apr 21, 2021 10:30 AM BST
Viewing dates
Apr 16, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 19, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 20, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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There are 196 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A fine Regency mahogany bowfronted 'flat to the wall' mercury stick barometer
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1
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1,300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency mahogany mercury stick barometer
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1
0 GBP
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420 GBP
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GBP
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450 - 550 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare Regency mercury balloonist's stick barometer, Cox
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1
0 GBP
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900 GBP
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GBP
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1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A William IV/early Victorian mahogany bowfronted mercury cistern tube marine stick barometer
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1
0 GBP
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750 GBP
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GBP
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800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian carved oak mercury stick barometer
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1
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400 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian carved oak mercury wheel barometer
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1
0 GBP
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100 GBP
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GBP
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120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare oak cased micro-barograph with thermometer
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1
0 GBP
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450 GBP
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GBP
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500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An ‘Excelsior’ telegraphic date and time stamping machine
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1
60 GBP
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60 GBP
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GBP
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100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian lacquered brass monocular compound microscope
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1
130 GBP
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130 GBP
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GBP
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150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian lacquered brass compound monocular field microscope
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1
80 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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60 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian 4 inch refracting telescope
Quantity
1
750 GBP
Opening bid
750 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A fine pair of George III/Regency 12 inch library table globes, Thomas Bardin and William & Samuel J
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1
0 GBP
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4,500 GBP
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GBP
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5,000 - 7,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency twelve inch celestial library table globe
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1
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1,000 GBP
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GBP
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1,500 - 2,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency fifteen inch celestial library globe
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1
0 GBP
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2,200 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
2,500 - 3,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare George III mahogany hodometer or waywiser
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1
0 GBP
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1,200 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian patinated brass sextant
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1
0 GBP
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220 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian patinated brass sextant
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1
0 GBP
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220 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare group of ‘Saxby’s patent spherograph’ marine navigational error calculator panels
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1
0 GBP
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850 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A group of eleven copper-plate engravings PLANETARY MACHINES
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1
0 GBP
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600 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
700 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of copper-plate scientific engravings
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1
0 GBP
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180 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of lithographic anatomical prints
Quantity
1
160 GBP
Opening bid
160 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Horology – a substantial quantity of reference works including regional monographs
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1
0 GBP
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90 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Lee Ronald A. THE FIRST TWELVE YEARS OF THE ENGLISH PENDULUM CLOCK
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Lee, Ronald A. The Knibb Family * Clockmakers , OR AUTOMATOPAEI KNIBB FAMILIAEI
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Lee Ronald A. THE FIRST TWELVE YEARS OF THE ENGLISH PENDULUM CLOCK or the Fromanteel Family and thei
Quantity
1
70 GBP
Opening bid
70 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Derham William THE ARTIFICIAL Clock-maker. A Treatise of Watch, and Clock-work...
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1
0 GBP
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1,000 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian 18ct gold keyless half-hunter pocket watch
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1
0 GBP
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450 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency 18ct gold open-faced lever pocket watch
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
350 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of forty-eight English gilt brass pocket watch back cocks
Quantity
1
0 GBP
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500 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of forty-four English gilt brass pocket watch back cocks
Quantity
1
0 GBP
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280 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
350 - 450 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of sixty-four English gilt brass pocket watch back cocks
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1
0 GBP
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600 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
700 - 900 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of English lever pocket watch movements
Quantity
1
0 GBP
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150 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Twenty-one carriage clock platform escapements
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1
0 GBP
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220 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of twenty longcase and lantern clock bells
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1
0 GBP
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120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of nineteen table and mantel clock bells
Quantity
1
80 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A large collection of eight-day longcase clock pulleys
Quantity
1
0 GBP
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100 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of brass-cased eight-day longcase clock weights
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of brass-cased month-duration longcase clock weights
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1
0 GBP
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350 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of forty-three longcase clock crank keys
Quantity
1
150 GBP
Opening bid
150 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A collection of fifty-five longcase clock crank keys
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
350 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A clock/watchmaker’s brass uprighting tool
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare portrait or medallion reduction lathe
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
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GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A selection of hand-sawn English walnut and other veneers
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency brass inlaid mahogany clock wall bracket
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Regency twin fusee bracket clock movement
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Vienna regulator movement and dial with unusual escapement
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A William and Mary eight-day longcase clock movement with 10 inch dial
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III eight-day longcase clock movement and dial
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
1,000 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A Charles II style small ebony architectural longcase clock case with 8 inch square dial aperture
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading The remnants of a Charles II month-duration longcase clock movement
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare weight driven small 'diamond' dial wall timepiece movement with alarm
Quantity
1
380 GBP
Opening bid
380 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A rare William III small 'diamond' dial wall timepiece case and dial
Quantity
1
220 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An unusual oak earth-driven electromagnetic longcase timepiece with moonphase
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
950 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An electro-magnetic ‘Jubilee’ longcase regulator timepiece
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
350 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 'Vitascope' dioramic electric timepiece
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
500 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
600 - 900 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A gilt brass 'Atmos' timepiece, Jaeger-LeCoultre
Quantity
1
450 GBP
Opening bid
450 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A gilt brass 'Atmos' timepiece, Jaeger-LeCoultre
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A mahogany eight-day quarter-chiming longcase clock
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
850 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A weight-driven three-wheel ‘Franklin’ wall timepiece
Quantity
1
220 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP