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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 567

    A Dutch walnut striking long duration longcase clock


    Price Realised  


    A Dutch walnut striking long duration longcase clock
    Symon Van Leeuwen, Amsterdam, Circa 1720
    The 11 in. square brass dial with foliate spandrels to the engraved and silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, ringed winding holes, subsidiary seconds and day and date apertures to the matted centre, the movement with four ring-turned pillars, anchor escapement and countwheel Dutch striking on two bells, later seatboard, case possibly associated to dial and movement; pendulum, weights, brass winding key
    87 in. (221 cm.) high

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