Rosewood Sandglass
19th Century English Hourglass

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Rosewood Sandglass
Sandglass
English: 19th Century
Rosewood with brass feet
10 inches high
Provenance: The Justice Shepro Clock Collection
Sold, please inquire as to the availability of similar items.

Hourglass of typical form, the rosewood frame comprised of two turned roundel ends joined by four baluster turned supports centering the hour glass, joined in two parts by wrapped waxed string, supported on each end with four brass spherical feet. The sand falls for a duration of twenty minutes.


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