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.

READ:  An ultra rare 136 year old trade dollar can fetch more than $500,000 when it goes under the hammer


French-Ferris-Wheel-timepiece-2.jpg
French-Ferris-Wheel-timepiece-3.jpg
French-Ferris-Wheel-timepiece-4.jpg
French-Ferris-Wheel-timepiece-5.jpg
French-Ferris-Wheel-timepiece-6.jpg
[Rauantiques]

Tags from the story