Lot 404
  • 404

A Dutch burr walnut quarter striking longcase clock, Johannes van Wyk circa 1730

6,000 - 9,000 EUR
7,450 EUR
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28.5-cm brass engraved dial, engraved silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals signed Johannes van Wyk Amsterdam, foliate pierced hands and subsidiary seconds, apertures for date and moonphase and cherub spandrels, endless rope weight driven, day going anchor movement, countwheel Dutch quarter striking on alternating bells, alarm removed, burr walnut veneered case with bell top, surmounted by a giltwood atlas and two angels, foliate pierced frets above and below the shaped corners, glazed front door flanked by brass capped pillars, straight trunk with long shaped door and oval lenticle, moulded square base raised on block feet