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A William and Mary walnut and floral marquetry longcase clock
A William and Mary walnut and floral marquetry longcase clock

ALEXANDER HEWITT, LONDON

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A William and Mary walnut and floral marquetry longcase clock Alexander Hewitt, London the case with later skirting to the plinth inlaid with floral marquetry within a boxwood line-inlaid border, convex moulding beneath the rectangular trunk door inlaid with floral marquetry inhabited with birds within D-ended panels, circular lenticle, later escutcheon, the sides with boxwood line-inlaid rectangular panels, the flat-top hood with later sound fret beneath the cornice, floral marquetry to the door flanked by twist columns with later capitals, the 11in. sq. dial signed Alexander Hewitt, Londini beneath the silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring with later pierced blued steel hands, the matted centre with subsidiary seconds ring and calendar aperture, foliate winged cherub spandrels, latches to the dial feet and to the six ringed pillar movement with anchor escapement and internal countwheel strike on a bell 7 ft (213cm)
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