An antique French Ferris Wheel timepiece keeps the ball rolling


Talk about pure French grandeur! Standing tall and proud in all its regal splendor, a lion catches the eye first towards this gilt French Ferris wheel clock. The weight of steel balls drives this unique timepiece features a glass and ormolu case that houses the clock. The glass case also features a barometer and thermometer. It boasts gold, silver, and white – standard colors apparent in rare treasures. The timepiece costs $54,500.

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