79. A longcase clock
A longcase clock
Amsterdam, second quarter 18th century, signed Pieter Swaan Amsterdam
Burr walnut veneered case, half calendar, eight-day movement, silvered chapter ring. The whole surmounted by a figure of Atlas and two trumpet blowing angels. Pendulum, two weights and door key.
H. 275 cm
Pieter Swaan had his workshop on the Leliegracht in Amsterdam.