A Renaissance style iron and gilt brass weight driven balance wheel chamber clock with alarm Incorporating 17th century elements
Lot 5242
A Renaissance style iron and gilt brass weight driven balance wheel chamber clock with alarm Incorporating 17th century elements
Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium
Lot Details
A Renaissance style iron and gilt brass weight driven balance wheel chamber clock with alarm
Incorporating 17th century elements
The iron posted frame surmounted by bell and four finials to the corners over hinged gilt side panels engraved with scrolls on striated ground, similarly engraved gilt dial plate with molded bezel, silvered roman chapter ring enclosing central alarm disc, arrow hand, restored brass balance wheel and verge escapement, striking the hour with a vertically pivoted hammer by means of a six hour count wheel, separately wound alarm train accompanied by later wall bracket. 7 ¼ in. (18.5 cm) high
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  1. Jonathan Snellenburg
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, 10022
    United States
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