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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 379

    A FRISIAN OAK STRIKING 'STAARTKLOK' WITH ALARM

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A FRISIAN OAK STRIKING 'STAARTKLOK' WITH ALARM
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The case of typical form, the hood surmounted by giltwood figural finials, the wooden backplate with a pierced rozette (later), the polychrome painted iron dial with a village scene to the arch, the reverse of the dial with indistinct signature and old restores inscriptions, brass hands, short duration movement, verge escapement with short (detachable) pendulum (altered), Dutch strike and alarm on one bell above; three brass weights; pendulum
    100 cm. high


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