Sunday
Aug042013

Anon c.1880 Stock No. 3071

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Anon c.1880

A rare 'ship's wheel' French four glass mantel clock numbered 17062, with visible dead beat escapement.

Stock No. 3071

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Friday
Aug022013

Mitchell Glasgow c.1870 Stock No. 3285  

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Sold Mitchell Glasgow  c.1870


A small wall clock of exceptional quality, the 8” diameter painted iron flat dial signed 'Mitchell Glasgow', the fusee movement in a mahogany case with a convex glass held in a cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3285

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Friday
Aug022013

Giscard Downham c. 1840 Stock No. 3250

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Giscard Downham c. 1840

An elegant early Victorian fusee wall timepiece with a 12” diameter convex painted dial signed 'Giscard, Downham', in a mahogany case with cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3250

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Friday
Aug022013

W Carpenter London c.1840  

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W Carpenter London

An attractive small wall clock, the 8” diameter convex iron dial signed 'W.Carpenter, London', in a mahogany octagonal drum case with restrained brass and ebony decoration, and a cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3248

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Friday
Aug022013

Donald Newcastle. c.1845 Stock No. 3150

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Donald Newcastle. c.1845

A good unusual early Victorian wall timepiece, the 12” diameter convex painted iron dial signed 'Donald, Newcastle', with double passing strike on a bell at the  hour and half past, in a mahogany case with cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3150

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Sunday
Jul212013

3293 G. Staples London  c.1800

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G. Staples London c.1800

A rare small Georgian wall timepiece, the 8" diameter convex brass engraved and silvered dial signed 'G.Staples, London', the fusee movement with original verge escapement, in a mahogany case with turned surround, round base, and single saltbox projection.

Stock No. 3293

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Sunday
Jul212013

3286 Francis Atkins London  c.1790

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Francis Atkins, London c.1790

A Georgian wall timepiece, the 12" diameter silvered engraved brass dial signed 'Francis Atkins, London', the movement with original verge escapement, in a mahogany case with double salt box projections.

Stock No. 3286

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Thursday
Mar212013

W.H.Couldridge Totnes 3281

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W.H.Couldridge Totnes c.1865

A delicate fusee wall clock of small size, the 8" diameter flat painted dial signed 'W H Couldridge, Totnes', the movement housed in a pale  mahogany case with slim surround and cast brass bezel.

Stock No. 3281

William Henry Couldridge is recorded working in New Walk Totnes in 1866. It seems he moved to 177 Cowick Street, Exeter, in 1893. 

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Thursday
Mar212013

Yonge & Son, Strand London c.1820 Stock No.3268

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Yonge & Son, Strand London c.1820

An elegant Georgian fusee wall clock, the 13.5" flat wooden dial signed 'Yonge & Son, Strand London', the five pillar numbered fusee movement by Thwaites and Reed, in a mahogany case with turned dial surround, and quarter-round cast brass bezel with integral lock and  silvered sight ring. The brass hands are typical Thwaites 'pierced arrow' hands, the minute hand with counterbalance. The rear of the dial has the original instructions to the dial painter, and is also signed 'Lowther 1821' who is recorded as a case maker at that date.

Stock No.3268

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Thursday
Mar212013

William Grayson Henley on Thames c.1795 Stock No.3279

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William Grayson Henley on Thames c.1795

A fine Georgian wall clock, the 11 3/4" diameter engraved silvered brass dial signed 'William Grayson, Henley on Thames', the original verge movement fronted by pierced steel matching hands in a mahogany case with double 'salt box' projections, with a narrow turned dial surround carrying a moulded concave brass bezel with integral bezel lock. 

Stock No.3279

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