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Realized Price: $ 7110 Pennsylvania cherry and maple tall case clock, ca. 1785, with a broken arch bonnet, encasing a painted dial, inscribed Griffith Owen Philad., with an eight-day movement, the waist door centered by reeded corner columns over a raised panel base, all resting on ogee feet, 100" h.
Daniel de St. Leu Musical Mahogany Longcase Clock for the Turkish Market
By the French Huguenot emigre Daniel de St. Leu Musical Mahogany Longcase Clock for the Turkish Market, London, c. 1790, the pagoda top case with marquetry inlay throughout, brass sound vents backed by fabric in the hood, brass stop-fluted columns flanking the composite brass and painted dial signed in the arch Dan(l). de St. Leu./Watch Maker/To Her Majesty/London, two subsidiary dials, object left for the four-tune selection all marked Morisea Aria,