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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 547

    An English walnut striking eight day longcase clock

    RECENT AND INCORPERATING 17TH CENTURY ELEMENTS

    Price Realised  

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    An English walnut striking eight day longcase clock
    Recent and incorperating 17th century elements
    The purpose made recent case with rising hood and convex throat mouldings, the modern 9½in. square brass dial bearing the signature Edwardus East Londini below the silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, blued steel hands, the fully latched movement with six fine ring-turned pillars, anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell, pendulum, weights, case key
    73½in. (187cm.) high


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