Wednesday
Sep072016

3371 J.H.Allis Albion Chambers Bristol  c.1860

J.H.Allis  Albion Chambers Bristol c.1860

A very rare miniature 5-glass Victorian mantel timepiece, with a 3” square silvered engraved brass dial to the chain fusee movement in a rosewood case with boxwood stringing. Total height - 6 ¼”  (160 mm.).

Stock No. 3371
Price £2,900

 

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Wednesday
Sep072016

S.Marti & Co. c.1870 3282  

S.Marti & Co. c.1870

A good French 4-glass mantel clock, the drum movement signed ’S.Marti et Cie’ and numbered 6783, with exposed Brocot escapement, pierced moon hands, a narrow chapter ring, and mercury compensated pendulum, in a brass case with bevelled glass panels.  Ht - 10 ¼”

Stock No.3282
Price: £1,400

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Wednesday
Sep072016

Jno. & Wm. Mitchell Glasgow c.1850  3140

Jno. & Wm. Mitchell Glasgow  c.1850 

An exquisite small two-train mantel clock, with a signed silvered engraved brass dial with border floral engraving. The movement with pull hour repeat sits in a mahogany case of rococo design, on brass bracket feet.

Stock No. 3140
Price £4,800

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Saturday
Feb212015

3298 G P Todé 248 Regent St London -- Stock No. 3298

G.P.Todé 248 Regent St London c.1825

An elegant Geirgian bracket clock, the 6” diameter painted convex dial signed ‘G.P.Todé, 248 Regent St London’, with the backplate of the movement similarly signed, and numbered 321. The movement has rounded top plates, and is fronted by matching elegantly pierced hands, and strikes on a bell. The unusual mahogany waisted case has very fine leaf carving decoration, is topped by an unusual style of poppy head finial, and has a delicately tooled bezel.

Price: £4,500
Stock No. 3298

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Saturday
Feb212015

RR to RL April 26 1873 c.1873 -- Stock No. 3353

RR to RL April 26 1873 c.1873

A top quality Victorian four glass mantel timepiece, the 4” square silvered engraved brass dial engraved ‘RR to RL April 26 1873’, the chain fusee movement stamped RR to the front plate. The ebonised case has glazed panels and a pedimented top, and stands 10 ½” high.

Price: £3,200
Stock No. 3353

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Thursday
Feb202014

Vincenti c.1880 Stock No. 3346

Vincenti c.1880

A French marble calendar clock with a two piece porcelain enamel dial indistinctly signed (possibly Leroy Freres, Paris), and exposed Brocot escapement, with two subsidiary dials for the date and day of the week. The striking movement stamped Vincenti to the backplate is housed in a Belge noire marble case with veined green side pilasters. Total height: 15"

Price: £1,100
Stock No. 3346

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Thursday
Feb202014

Philcox's Patent No. 44 c.1850 Stock No. 3227

Philcox's Patent No. 44 c.1850

An elegant early Victorian mantel clock, the silvered engraved brass dial signed 'Philcox's Patent No. 44'. The two train movement strikes on a bell, and now has a conventional anchor escapement. The ebonised case has fish scale side frets, simple ring handles, and restrained brass stringing, and sits on adjustable brass ball feet. 

Price: £3,400
Stock No. 3227

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