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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 378

    A FRISIAN POLYCHROME PAINTED 'STOELKLOK' WITH ALARM

    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRISIAN POLYCHROME PAINTED 'STOELKLOK' WITH ALARM
    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
    The brown painted wooden 'stoel' flanked to each side by a mermaid (possibly later), the polychrome painted iron dial decorated with an estate above the chapter ring, brass hands, polychrome painted figural ornaments to each side, top and base with gilt lead ornaments, the movement with four ringed baluster pillars, verge escapement, strike and alarm on bell above; pendulum; one brass weight
    60 cm. high


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