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    Sale 2810

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    7 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 11

    AN ENGLISH MINIATURE STRIKING LANTERN CLOCK WITH ALARM

    EDWARD NORRIS, LONDON. FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH MINIATURE STRIKING LANTERN CLOCK WITH ALARM
    EDWARD NORRIS, LONDON. FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    With engraved brass front fret and plain side frets, brass side doors, iron back plate and hoop, with spurs on a (possibly later) crossbar, the thistle and tulip engraved dial plate signed Edw.d Norris/London, the later? Roman chapter ring with trident half hour markers, later brass alarm setting-disc (covering part of the signature and engraving), single steel hand, the short duration movement with verge escapment, going train to the front, striking train to the centre, the re-instated alarm work positioned in front of the backplate with countwheel strike on bell above via alarm hammer to the rear, some alterations; three lead weights
    16 cm. high (4)


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