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    Sale 5903

    Christie's Interiors

    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 229

    An Irish mahogany striking eight day longcase clock

    R. SMITH, BELFAST. MID 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An Irish mahogany striking eight day longcase clock
    R. Smith, Belfast. Mid 19th Century
    The 13 in. diameter painted Roman dial signed 'R.SMITH/BELFAST', with subsidiary seconds, blued steel hands, the four pillars movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on rear-mounted gong; pendulum, two weights, crank key, case key
    85 in. (216 cm.) high


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