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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 105

    A WALNUT AND FIGURED WALNUT MONTH-DURATION STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK

    THE ASSOCIATED MOVEMENT BY JOHN EBSWORTH, LONDON, LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE CASE CONSTRUCTED IN THE 20TH CENTURY

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    A WALNUT AND FIGURED WALNUT MONTH-DURATION STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK
    THE ASSOCIATED MOVEMENT BY JOHN EBSWORTH, LONDON, LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE CASE CONSTRUCTED IN THE 20TH CENTURY
    The brass dial with Roman hours, subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture, signed Iohn Ebsworth Londini Fecit, the month duration movement with six latched pillars, recoil anchor escapement and count wheel strike to bell; with pendulum and two brass-cased weights
    79 ¾ in. (203 cm.) high; 18 ¼ in. (46.5 cm.) wide; 10 in. (25.5 cm.) deep


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