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    Sale 2796

    The P.C. Spaans Collection of Important European Clocks

    19 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 461

    A DUTCH WALNUT STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK WITH MOONPHASE AND CALENDAR

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH WALNUT STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK WITH MOONPHASE AND CALENDAR
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The arched hood centred by a C-scroll clasp, surmounted by giltwood ball finials, pierced sound fret to top and sides, the brass dial with painted and engraved moonphase to the arch, brass winged cherub spandrels to the silvered chapter ring, the matted centre with date aperture beneath XII, flanked by day and month apertures, pierced blued steel hands, engraved plaque above XI depicting the Twickel Estate, the associated short duration weight-driven four pillar movement with verge escapement with integral pendulum, countwheel strike on two bells; alterations
    90 cm. high


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