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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 116

    A George II green lacquer striking eight day longcase clock

    PETER CARNEY, LONDON, CIRCA 1740

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    A George II green lacquer striking eight day longcase clock
    Peter Carney, London, Circa 1740
    The 12 in. wide brass dial with scroll and foliate spandrels to the silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, subsidiary seconds and date square to the matted centre and strike/silent to the arch, signed 'Peter Carney London' on silvered plaque, the five pillars movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; pendulum, two weights
    83½ in. (212 cm.) high


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