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    Sale 5361

    Christie's Interiors

    5 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    A Japanese hardwood striking shaku-dokei (pillar clock)


    Price Realised  


    A Japanese hardwood striking shaku-dokei (pillar clock)
    Mid 19th Century
    With detachable glazed hood to the top and key drawer to the base, the short duration movement with verge and balance escapement, internal weight incorporating the striking movement; key
    17½ in. (45 cm.) high

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