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429
A Dutch burr walnut repeating musical longcase clock
last quarter 19th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,650 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
429
A Dutch burr walnut repeating musical longcase clock
last quarter 19th century
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,650 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

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A Dutch burr walnut repeating musical longcase clock
last quarter 19th century
36.5-cm brass dial and foliate pierced hands, engraved silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals, apertures for date, day, month and moonphase and subsidiaries for seconds and tune selection, levers for strike/silent and play/not play near IX and III, foliate pierced spandrels and engraved silvered signature plaque bearing Rutgerus v. Meurs Amsteldam, anchor movement with trip repeating rack Dutch quarter striking on alternating bells one lacking, 32-cm cylinder playing one of twelve tunes with 26 hammers on fifteen bells or at will, burr walnut veneered case with bell top surmounted by an Atlas, foliate pierced frets to the front and sides, glazed front door, canted trunk with long shaped door and Chronos lenticle, bombed base raised on claw feet
291cm. high incl. atlas.
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