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LARGE BRASS & GLASS HOURGLASS SAND TIMER

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Lot 0006 Details

Description
Large hourglass sand timer having brass frame, glass containing white sand, on ball feet, spotted patination, 23.75"h, 9.25lbs **Provenance: The Richard Allen Garriott de Cayeux (Cambridge, England, b. 1961-) private collection, from Britannia Manor, his Austin, Texas home, a pioneer and entrepreneur of computer role-playing games, first American second generation space traveler, magician, world class collector of automatons, host of the Austin Shakespeare Festival at his Elizabethan style theatre, the Curtain, on the shores of Lake Austin, an Adventurer traveler form the jungles of Rwanda and the Amazon to meteorite expeditions in Antarctica, purchaser of the Luna 21 moon lander...still at that location, host of the theme parties including the End of the World party, board member of the XPrize and Space Adventurers, etc.** Start Price: $100.00
Condition
9.16 as described there is one piece in this lot
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LARGE BRASS & GLASS HOURGLASS SAND TIMER

Estimate $150 - $250Sep 21, 2013
Starting Price $100
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