Lot 57
  • 57

A Dutch burr walnut quarter striking alarm longcase clock, Boyon Amsterdam

Estimate
6,000 - 9,000 EUR
Sold
9,375 EUR
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Description

33.5-cm arched dial, engraved silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and pierced blued hands, foliate signature plaques flanking the subsidiary seconds signed J.N. Boyon Amsterdam, apertures for date, day and moonphase below in the polychrome painted scene of peasants dancing anchor movement with trip repeating rack Dutch quarter striking on alterating bells, alarm on the large bell, burr walnut veneered case surmounted by a gilt wood Atlas, Chronos and Mercury, a carved ornament shaped cornice with trailing leaves over the foliate pierced wood frets, brass capped pilasters flanking the glazed door, waisted door to the canted trunk with Chronos lenticle, moulded bombed base raised on flat feet
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