Lot 516
  • 516

A Dutch Amsterdam burr walnut inlaid quarter striking alarm longcase clock, Otto van Meurs third quarter 18th century

6,000 - 9,000 EUR
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  • 287cm. high including atlas.
34.5-cm arched brass dial, silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and subsidiary seconds, pierced hands and alarm disc, apertures for day, (fan-) day-sign, date and moonphase in the arch below engraved garlands, foliate silvered signature plaque Otto van Meurs Amsterdam, gilt rococo spandrels, anchor movement with knopped pillars, rack Dutch quarter striking on two bells, alarm on the large bell, fine burr walnut veneered case with bell top surmounted by a giltwood atlas and two angels, moulded break arch cornice with foliate carving and central ornament above foliate pierced frets, glazed door with brass capped pilasters, trunk with canted corners, oval waisted door with basket lenticle and flower inlay, base with curbed knees on the canted corners raised on scroll feet