A Dutch burr walnut repeating quarter chiming longcase clock late 19th century
5,000 - 7,000 EUR
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- 276cm. high incl. atlas.
34-cm brass dial with foliate engraved centre and pierced brass hands, engraved silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals bearing the signature Pieter Braam Amsteldam, apertures for date, day, month and moonphase in the arch, subsidiary seconds and mask spandrels, anchor movement with trip repeating quarter chiming on six bells, burr walnut veneered case with pierced wood cresting surmounted by a giltwood atlas and two angels, scrolled cornice with carved ornament above the break arch glazed door, the canted trunk with long shaped chequered inlaid door and Chronos lenticle, bombed base with similar inlay raised on claw feet