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Lot 1120Tuesday 08 Oct, 2013 - 10.00am
A 19th Century French brass framed "Skeleton" timepiece, the 2.25ins diameter white enamelled chapter ring with Roman numerals to the brass framed movement engraved with floral and leaf scroll ornament and with silk suspension and pendulum, 10ins high, engraved "Presented to James Mobbs by W.M. and L.E.F.M. Christmas 1868" (chapter ring cracked and crazed in places), with ebonised plinth and oval dome for same (dome damaged and piece missing)