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18th Century Maritime Hourglass
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18th Century Maritime Hourglass

Large maritime hourglass in oakwood frame, made around 1700 – 1760.
The two spheres are connected by means of a classic knot joint.
The interior consists of dried and finely ground marble.
The instrument is richly provided with the desired authentic
18th century marks in the glass, like glass capilli and lots of air bells.
The hourglass is totally original and in unrestored condition.
This sand hourglass is of superb quality.
Height 22 cm, diameter 12 cm.
Running time exactly one hour.

SOLD to a Dutch museum

Contact

If you have any questions the quickest way to reach us is to send an email to info@gjaltkemp-scheepsantiek.nl or call us on +31(0)630778049.

We are located in Heemskerk, The Netherlands where you can visit our showroom.

We deliver worldwide.