Spring-driven pendulum clock by Johannes van Ceulen of The Hague, c. 1695

Made:
1670-1680 in The Hague and Netherlands

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Pendulum bracket clock, spring driven, with black japanned wooden case by Johannes van Ceulen of the Hague, Netherlands, 1670-1680.

A Dutch bracket clock by Johannes van Ceulen of the Hague, in wooden case, c. 1675.

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Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1954-580
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glasss, gold plated (gilded), textile, wood, wrought iron
type:
verge escapements
credit:
Sotheby's
status:
Permanent collection

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