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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 168

    A WILLIAM III FLORAL MARQUETRY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

    WILLIAM WILLIAMSON, LONDON. CIRCA 1695

    Price Realised  

    A WILLIAM III FLORAL MARQUETRY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK
    William Williamson, London. Circa 1695
    The 11 in. square brass dial with foliate and mask spandrels to Roman and Arabic chapter ring with sword hilt half hour markers and signed Wm. Williamson London, subsidiary seconds and date square to the matted centre, cut steel hands, the movement with five ring-turned pillars, anchor escapement and internal countwheel strike on bell; pendulum, weights, winding key
    80 in. (203 cm.) high


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