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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 438

    A George III oak eight day striking longcase clock

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A George III oak eight day striking longcase clock
    18th Century
    The 12 in. wide brass dial with dolphin spandrels to the arch flanking engraved roundel signed 'DUM/DORMIUNT/VIGILO', the movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell, case associated to movement and dial; two weights
    88 in. (224 cm.) high


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