A Dutch burr walnut longcase clock
Third quarter 18th century, signed C V Willegen Amsterdam
Eight-day movement, Dutch half-hour rack striking on two bells and alarm. Dial signed C V Willegen Amsterdam with indications of day, date, month and moonphase. Burr walnut case with bombe base, the hood with a carved serpentine crest, pierced architrave, the glazed door flanked by two pilasters, surmounted by Atlas and angels.
H. 284.7 cm
Private collection, the Netherlands