Lot 472
  • 472

A Dutch burr walnut marquetry inlaid alarm striking longcase clock, Moses Samuels mid 18th century

6,500 - 8,500 EUR
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  • 276cm. high incl. atlas.
34-cm brass dial with engraved border, silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals signed Moses Samuels Amsterdam, pierced hands and engraved alarm disk, subsidiary seconds and apertures for day, date, month and moonphase, foliate pierced spandrels, anchor movement with trip repeating Dutch rack half hour striking, alternating bells, alarm on a single bell, associated burr walnut case with bell top, surmounted by an atlas and two angels, shaped cornice over foliate pierced front and side frets, canted trunk, long shaped door with foliate scrolled marquetry inlay, bombed base with similar inlay raised on claw feet