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MINIATURE DIEPPE SANDGLASS
SKU: 366



MINIATURE DIEPPE SANDGLASS

Very refined hourglass from Nort West France (Dieppe)
A very nice made frame with three very thin baluster pillars and turned circular end pieces white shallow mouldings.
An extremely rare oddity from the mid 18th century.
Clear glass with small irregularities.
The two ampoules are connected with a knot connection of thin red silk and gold brocade.
The interior consists of finely ground egg shell.
Height of the frame 4 cm (1½ inches)
The bulbs have a good flow of the sand.
Running time: 8 sec.

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