Lot 438
  • 438

A Dutch burr walnut alarm longcase clock, Pierre Reydams, mid 18th century and later

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  • height 234cm
34-cm arched brass dial with engraved border, engraved chapter ring with Roman numerals and foliate signature plaque signed Pierre, Reydams, Amsteldam, foliate pierced hands and subsidiary seconds, apertures for date, day, month and moonphase in the arch, rococo spandrels and lever for strike/silent near III, anchor movement with trip repeating Dutch half hour striking on alternating bells, alarm on the large bell, later burr walnut veneered case, shaped corners with carved ornament above foliate pierced frets, glazed door with corner columns, canted trunk with long shaped door and Europe lenticle, bombed base raised on ball and claw feet