Tuesday
Jun132017

Thos. Knight Thaxted c.1785 Stock No. 3476

Thos. Knight  Thaxted  c.1785

A very fine tavern clock, the 18” diameter iron dial, signed Thos Knight, Thaxted, with ornate pierced steel hands, heavy  brass bezel, in a very fine mahogany case with ogee moulded foot, and delicate ornate ‘ears’, the movement with a heavy brass bob to the pendulum, and rectangular lead weight.

Price:  POA
Stock No. 3476

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Thursday
Feb022017

Edward Upjohn Exon c.1760 Stock No: 3451

Edward Upjohn Exon c.1760

A good shield dial tavern clock, the dial with a white centre, the trunk with a print to he door depicting a foppish gentlemen being entertained by two well dressed ladies. Total height  -  60”; width of dial 31”

Price: POA
Stock No: 3451

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Sunday
Jan152017

S.Thorndike Ipswich c.1790 Stock No. 3441

S.Thorndike Ipswich c.1790

An elegant small tavern clock, with a 14” diameter dial, the 8 - day movement with pierced brass hands, in a top quality mahogany case with a chisel foot. Total height - 39”

Price: £8,000
Stock No. 3441

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Wednesday
Jul202016

Thos. (Thomas) Sutton, Maidstone. c.1795 3384

Thomas Sutton, Maidstone. c.1795

A good Kentish tavern clock of small size, the 8-day timepiece movement in a gilt chinoiserie case. This was almost certainly made for the coaching Inn ‘Ye Ancient Bell’ in Week Street, Maidstone, some few hundred yards from  Thomas Sutton’s workshop. Height: 44”

Price: POA
Stock No.3384

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Tuesday
Jan192016

John Gartly Aberdeen. c.1785  3385

John Gartly Aberdeen. c.1785

A fine rare Scottish tavern clock, with a 25” diameter wooden dial (28 ½” overall), the movement with a five wheel train, fronted by original pierced brass hands, in a case signed at the throat, with gilded decoration, and a print on the door showing a band of strolling players including a bagpiper. Total height - 57”

Price: P.O.A.
Stock No. 3385

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