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A GERMAN ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS AND ROCK CRYSTAL TABLE CLOCK WITH DETACHABLE ALARM
A GERMAN ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS AND ROCK CRYSTAL TABLE CLOCK WITH DETACHABLE ALARM
A GERMAN ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS AND ROCK CRYSTAL TABLE CLOCK WITH DETACHABLE ALARM
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A GERMAN ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS AND ROCK CRYSTAL TABLE CLOCK WITH DETACHABLE ALARM

POSSIBLY NUREMBERG, CIRCA 1600

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A GERMAN ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS AND ROCK CRYSTAL TABLE CLOCK WITH DETACHABLE ALARM
POSSIBLY NUREMBERG, CIRCA 1600
With detachable upper alarm section, time dial below with double 12 and 24 hour rings and touch pieces, steel hand; the movement with twin engraved barrels, verge and foliot, steel wheelwork and plates
11 in. (28 cm.) high, 7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) diameter
Provenance
Christie's, London, 5 April 1966, lot 35.
Literature
C. Vincent, Northern European Clocks in New York Collections, New York, 1972, p. 17.
K. Maurice, Die deutsche Räderuhr, Band II, Munich, 1976, p. 67, fig. 508.
Exhibited
Northern European Clocks in New York Collections, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 4 January – 28 March 1972, inv. no. 17, inventory label 'L.1971.93.20A'.
Sale Room Notice
The side panels are glass and not rock crystal.

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