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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 53

    An English brass striking lantern clock

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An English brass striking lantern clock
    Late 17th Century
    The case with dolphin engraved front fret and plain cast side frets above later side doors, the engraved Roman chapter ring with half hour markers, single brass hand and cup and ring decoration to the matted centre, the movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on top mounted bell; later carved oak bracket, pendulum, weight
    The clock--15 in. (38 cm.) high. The bracket 26 in. (66 cm.)high


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