Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

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1958,1006.2129

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Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

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  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

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  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

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  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

    Detail: Other

  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

    Detail: Other

  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

    Detail: Other

  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

    Detail: Other

  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted by two-tiered cupola with pierced panels and silver foliage plaques; vase-shaped finials; scroll supports; whole surmounted by model of armillary sphere; later eight-day movement driving some of the dials; half-hour strike on two bells; gilt-metal key with circular handle, pierced and engraved with foliage and bird's head.

    Detail: Other

  • Hexagonal tabernacle clock; tower with twelve various dials; metal-gilt background engraved with flower sprays and scrolling foliage; scroll and dolphin pillars to angles; hexagonal domed base repoussé with fruits and foliage in relief; tower surmounted b

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