A late 17th century lantern clock Richard Ames, London
Lot 142
A late 17th century lantern clock Richard Ames, London
Sold for £7,500 (US$ 12,824) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A late 17th century lantern clock
Richard Ames, London
The shaped bellstrap over four knopped urn finials, between engraved foliate frets on three sides, the front fret signed 'Richard Ames Londini Fecit', over tapered pillars and ball feet, the 6.75 inch Roman dial with fleur-de-lys half hour markers, the centre engraved with a central many petaled flower, bordered by tulips and foliage, the weight driven movement with verge escapement, fitted for rope and with a well formed hammer stop and countwheel strike on the bell. 42cm (16.5in)
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