• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 382

    A DUTCH WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT LONGCASE CLOCK WITH CALENDAR, MOONPHASE AND ALARM

    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY; CASE AND MOVEMENT PROBABLY ASSOCIATED; CASE PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT LONGCASE CLOCK WITH CALENDAR, MOONPHASE AND ALARM
    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY; case and movement probably associated; case probably 19th Century
    The case of typical form and on claw feet, the hood surmounted by three carved giltwood figural finials, the dial with matted centre, silvered chapterring and plain signature plaque, sectors for month and day of week, date aperture below, the arch with moonphase, movement with anchor escapement, Dutch strike and alarm on two bells above; two brass weights, pendulum, door key, crank key
    288 cm. high overall


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note case and movement are probably associated; the movement is 18th Century; the case probably 19th Century.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A BELGIAN GENTLEMAN