Sunday
Jan152017

R.Gray & Son, Glasgow. c. 1835 Stock No. 3339

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R.Gray & Son, Glasgow.  c. 1835

A fine quality mantel timepiece, with a  6” diameter silvered engraved brass dial and ‘pierced moon’ steel hands, in a restrained ebonised case, the movement with engraved backplate and steel rod pendulum with a very heavy bob.

Stock No. 3339

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Wednesday
Sep072016

3448 - Edwards London  c.1820

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Edwards London  c.1820

A very fine Regency bracket clock the round porcelain enamel dial signed ‘Edwards London’, sitting behind an elegantly chased brass mask, the movement signed ‘Edwards Shoreditch’ in a pagoda top ebonised case with delicate brass inlay, topped by a brass pineapple finial.

Stock No. 3448

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Tuesday
Jan192016

Jagoe London. c. 1810  3438

 

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Jagoe London.c. 1810

A very elegant drop dial wall timepiece, with a 12” diameter silvered engraved brass dial with arabic and roman minute and hour numerals, the ‘A’ shaped fusee movement with anchor escapement fronted by matching heart shaped steel hands, in a one-piece mahogany case with two side doors and a full-width moulded base door. The short trunk has mahogany veneer that extends across the simple flat ‘ears’, and carries the concave moulded brass bezel.

Stock No. 3438

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Tuesday
Jan192016

Saml. Elford Stalbridge c.1785 3435

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Saml. Elford Stalbridge c.1785

An impressive tavern clock with a 29” diameter round black dial with gilt arabic and roman numerals, above a ‘banjo’ shaped case with chinoiserie decoration on a black background, signed by the maker at the throat. The shaped removable door is locked at the top, and there are decorative shaped ‘ears’  beneath the dial. The timepiece weight driven movement sits on a seatboard, and is faced by the original brass ‘pierced heart’ hands. The overall height is 59”.

Stock No. 3435

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Tuesday
Jan192016

J Thwaites, London. c.1809  3433

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J Thwaites, London. c.1809

A classic  Georgian wall timepiece of particularly high quality by this eminent maker, with a 12” diameter convex wooden dial, five pillar  fusee movement numbered 4405, with steel rod pendulum, faced by typical Thwaites ‘pierced arrow’ matching brass hands, in a mahogany case with raised beaded decoration to the trunk, elegant ‘ears’, and a concave moulded brass bezel with integral lock.

Stock No. 3433

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Monday
Jan182016

Wm. Critchley Liverpool. c.1816  3258

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Wm. Critchley Liverpool.  c.1816

A George III sedan chair timepiece, the 4” diameter convex porcelain enamel dial with arabic hour numerals, with a verge balance wheel movement signed and numbered 999, fronted by elegant brass ‘arrow’ hands, in a turned ebonised case with a brass moulded bezel.

Stock No: 3258

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Friday
Jun262015

Bray 165 Tottenham Court Road London c.1850 Stock No. 3397

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Bray 165 Tottenham Court Road London  c.1850

An attractive early Victorian wall timepiece of small size, the 9” convex dial elegantly signed ‘Bray, 165 Tottenham Court Road London’, the fusee movement faced by steel ‘pierced moon’ hands, in a mahogany case with turned dial surround, and cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3397

William Thomas Bray is recorded working in Tottenham Court Road from 1839 - 1863

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Wednesday
Jun032015

Whitehurst Derby c.1840

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Whitehurst Derby c.1840

A rare and very original quarter striking hook and spike wall clock by this prestigious maker, the the 10” octagonal dial with the signature and perimeter ring marked in gold, fronting an unnumbered eight day three train movement striking the hours on one bell, and the quarters on two further bells. The short pendulum has ‘IWD’ cast into the bob, and the weights similarly marked ‘IW’.

Stock No. 3401

 

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Wednesday
Jun032015

3389 Payne & Co. 163 New Bond Street London. c. 1875

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Payne & Co. 163 New Bond Street London.  c. 1875

A small wall timepiece, the 8” diameter dial signed ‘Payne & Co., 163 New Bond Street London’, the fusee movement with anchor escapement numbered  4650, in a mahogany case with cast brass bezel with spring lock.

Stock No. 3389

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Wednesday
Apr292015

Hedge Colchester c. 1790 Stock No. 3382

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Hedge Colchester c. 1790 

A superb Georgian wall timepiece, the 13 ½” diameter engraved and silvered brass dial signed ‘Hedge, Colchester’, the substantial fusee movement with original anchor escapement fronted by particularly fine pierced steel hands, in a mahogany pegged case with turned dial surround and moulded brass ‘Georgian’ bezel with lock.

Stock No. 3382

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