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    Sale 2796

    The P.C. Spaans Collection of Important European Clocks

    19 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 459

    A Dutch walnut and brass-mounted quarter-striking reproduction table clock with moonphase

    JAMES SMITH, LONDON. LATE 20TH CENTURY

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    A Dutch walnut and brass-mounted quarter-striking reproduction table clock with moonphase
    James Smith, London. Late 20th Century
    Of George III style, the case with brass handle to bell top and caryatid mounts to all angles, two pierced frets to each side, the brass-bound plinth on brass bracket feet, the brass dial with 'matted' centre with plaque signed Jam.s Smith/LONDON, moonphase above within florally painted arch, the eight day triple barrels movement with anchor escapement and Westminster quarter chimes on four rod gongs; pendulum, key
    42.5 cm. high, handle down


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