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A Dutch Longcase Clock, ca. 1695



A Dutch Longcase Clock, ca. 1695

The clockwork of this longcase clock has an eight day going train with anchor escapement and a striking train with locking plate. The clock striks every hour and half hour on two bells. The clockwork has an alarm and moon and date indication. The gilt 12”-front has a silver-plated dial with roman numerals, and three gilt-brass hands.
The case of the clock is decorated with ‘seaweed’ marquetery.
The clock is signed on the dial: Huijgens Amsterdam

A Dutch Longcase Clock, ca. 1695
Price on request
Period
ca. 1695
Material
walnut veneered oak frame in seaweed marqueterie
Signature
Huijgens Amsterdam
Dimensions
245 x 24 x 43 cm

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