French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with a piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the frame is an anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilmet) and numbered 377; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, silvered dial has a good patina. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Weight: 19.25 lbs.

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock Set

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock Set. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the case frame is an anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilemt) and also signed Japy Freres; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In good overall condition, original silvering is worn from some of the brass parts, movement is not running. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Accompanied by a pair of 2 arm candleholders with similar shaped cases simulating a roller press. In good condition, 10.5 in. high.

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3 Pc. French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock Set

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3 Pc. French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock Set. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the case frame is an anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French 8 day brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilmet); movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a coiled gong. In good overall condition, nice clean original green finish, running. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Accompanied by a pair of matching side pieces with similar shaped cases simulating a roller press. In good condition, 10.5 in. high x 6.25 in. wide x 3.5 in. deep. Weight: 30 lbs.

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Guilmet “Steam Hammer” table clock, circa 1890

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Guilmet “Steam Hammer” table clock, circa 1890. The case done in bronze with gilt brass trim in the form of an industrial steam hammer with piston cylinder at top .Having rectangular dial with Roman numerals and pierced breguet hands. Between the legs of the case frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement with steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. Movement backplate stamped ‘Medaille d’or GLT Btf SGDG Paris’ along with an indecipherable mark which is probably Japy Freres. 17.5″h x 12″w x 5.5″d.

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilemt) and also signed Japy Freres and numbered 480; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, the operator’s lever leading to the platform on the left side has a repair and some inpainting. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the case frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilemt) and also signed Japy Freres; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, has a small chip to the back corner of the marble base. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side with a figure standing on the platform; between the supports of the case frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilemt) and also signed L’Marti & Co; strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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3 Pcs. French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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3 Pcs. French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with a piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilmet), also signed Japy Freres and numbered 506; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, has bronze operator figure standing on the platform to the left, silvered dial has a nice patina, minor repair to the joint of one of the valves at the top. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Accompanied by a matching pair of 2 arm candleholders with similar shaped cases simulating a roller press. In good condition, 10.5 in. high. Weight: 28.75 lbs.

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with a piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the frame is a silvered anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilmet), also signed Japy Freres and numbered 506; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, has bronze operator figure standing on the platform to the left, silvered dial has a nice patina, small repair to the marble base on the left rear corner. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Approx. Weight: 20 lbs.

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock

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French Industrial Steam Hammer Clock. The large bronze case has gilt brass trimmings with a piston cylinder on top and a lever leading over to a platform on the left side, between the legs of the frame is an anvil and hammer which rocks up and down forming the visible portion of the complex pendulum. Has a round French brass movement signed GLT Paris (Guilmet) and numbered 377; movement has a steel pin pallet escapement and strikes on a steel bell. In very good condition, silvered dial has a good patina. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 6 in. deep. Weight: 19.25 lbs.

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