- Tischuhr

auction 390, Lot 225

FINE ART & ANTIQUES

JEWELLERY on 2 December 2020

 

Tischuhr

estimate:
€ 1.000 to € 1.200

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 1.270 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)

description:
A table clock
Raab (Hungary), 18th century, Johann Melchior Unsinn (Unzin)

Engraved. In the arcus, additional dials for the striking mechanism and repeater and plaque inscribed "Joh. Melch. Unsinn Raab". Verge escapement, back pendulum. 1/4 hour-striking mechanism on two bells. Key included. Height 26 cm.

Additional: a watch case, wood, veneered with walnut, glazed on three sides. Minor damage

Provenance: private collection, Munich.

Cf. Abeler, Jürgen, Meister der Uhrmacherkunst. Wuppertal 1977, p. 627.