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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 546

    A reproduction Charles II ebonised architectural longcase clock

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    A reproduction Charles II ebonised architectural longcase clock
    Recent
    The rising architectural top hood with gilt-metal capped three-quarter columns, long glazed side windows, the long narrow trunk with moulded and recessed panels to the sides, the panelled trunk door with gilt-metal escutcheon, 8½in. square gilt-brass dial spuriously signed A Fromanteel Londini Fecit beneath the silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, date square to matted centre, the fully latched movement with six fine ring-turned pillars, bolt and shutter maintaining power, verge escapement and count wheel strike on bell; winding key, case key
    74in. (188cm.) high


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