Auction Lots

Clocks & Barometers

DATE: 15/12/2018

Clocks & Barometers

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Lot 2000

Early 20th century French gilt metal cartouche mantel clock, circular Roman dial, twin train 'Japy ...

Early 20th century French gilt metal cartouche mantel clock, circular Roman dial, twin train 'Japy Freres' movement striking the hours and half on a bell, stamped 'A1 8957', H35cm


9063

Sold For £140

Lot 2001

20th century amboyna library clock, stepped case with shaped plinth, on turned bun feet, silvered R...

20th century amboyna library clock, stepped case with shaped plinth, on turned bun feet, silvered Roman chapter ring with single fusee movement, H26cm


9044

Sold For £800

Lot 2002

Devon Clocks - Congreve type brass 'Rolling Ball' clock, with Arabic hour, minute and second dials,...

Devon Clocks - Congreve type brass 'Rolling Ball' clock, with Arabic hour, minute and second dials, four turned pillar supports, on mahogany plinth, under glass, designed by Sir William Congreve in 1808, with assembly kit and instructions, W23cm, H23cm, D15cm


W16212

Sold For £480

Lot 2003

Late 19th century French gilt metal mounted grey varigated marble Portico clock, circular Arabic di...

Late 19th century French gilt metal mounted grey varigated marble Portico clock, circular Arabic dial painted with floral swags, twin train drum movement stamped 'F Martin 112', striking the half hours on a bell, with sunburst mask pendulum, urn cresting and on four adjustable feet, H39cm

Estimate : £200 - £300

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Lot 2004

Mid 19th century Gothic style pierced brass strut clock in the manner of Thomas Cole, retailed by '...

Mid 19th century Gothic style pierced brass strut clock in the manner of Thomas Cole, retailed by 'Howell, James & Co. London', engine turned silvered dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds dial, eight day movement with balance escapement, the back inscribed 'Howell, James & Co. to the Queen, London, Paris', in presentation case, with encased cylindrical winding key, H15cm


9034

Sold For £500

Lot 2005

Early 20th century Eureka type electric clock, circular enamel Arabic dial, numbered on back '1689'...

Early 20th century Eureka type electric clock, circular enamel Arabic dial, numbered on back '1689', under glass dome, H37cm (including dome)


9009

Sold For £800

Lot 2006

20th century brass skeleton clock, pierced Roman chapter ring with subsidiary date aperture, twin f...

20th century brass skeleton clock, pierced Roman chapter ring with subsidiary date aperture, twin fusee movement with rack strike mechanism striking the hours on bell, carrara marble base and ebonised plinth, W53cm, H42cm

Estimate : £1500 - £2000

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Lot 2007

Late 19th century gilt metal mantel clock, ornate cartouche shaped with putto figures, floral and t...

Late 19th century gilt metal mantel clock, ornate cartouche shaped with putto figures, floral and trailing foliage decoration on stepped rectangular plinth, W29cm


R3723

Sold For £55

Lot 2008

Early 20th century gilt metal mantel clock, porcelain face and side panels painted with lovers in g...

Early 20th century gilt metal mantel clock, porcelain face and side panels painted with lovers in garden landscape, engraved with scrolls and foliage, Roman dial, twin train movement striking the hours and half on bell, back plate stamped '5617', on stepped gilt plinth, H39cm


7003

Sold For £1100

Lot 2009

Late 19th century walnut bracket clock, in architectural case with carved frieze, square fluted col...

Late 19th century walnut bracket clock, in architectural case with carved frieze, square fluted column pilasters with carved capitals, gilt dial with silvered chapter ring, twin train movement stamped 'W.H' for 'Winterhalder & Hofmeier', striking the hours and quarters on coils, H42cm

Estimate : £150 - £200

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Lot 2010

Small late 19th century brass drum alarm clock, circular Roman dial on bell, H12cm ...

Small late 19th century brass drum alarm clock, circular Roman dial on bell, H12cm

Estimate : £40 - £60

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Lot 2011

Late 19th century black slate perpetual three dial calendar clock, white enamel Roman dial with vis...

Late 19th century black slate perpetual three dial calendar clock, white enamel Roman dial with visible brocot escapement, twin train movement striking the hours and half on bell, calendar dial with moonphase, month, date and day subsidiary dials, and aneroid 'Metallic' barometer, malachite inlays and engraved detail, W60cm, H53cm


9051

Sold For £2200

Lot 2013

18th century brass longcase clock movement, 10'' x 10'' face with silvered Roman and Arabic chapter...

18th century brass longcase clock movement, 10'' x 10'' face with silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, engraved and signed 'Thomas Bassett, Wadhurst' ornate cast gilt metal spandrels, 30-hour movement striking on bell


B44052

Sold For £80

Lot 2014

19th century brass drop dial tavern/gallery clock movement signed verso 'Vulliamy London No. 1930',...

19th century brass drop dial tavern/gallery clock movement signed verso 'Vulliamy London No. 1930', five pillar, single fusee movement with deadbeat anchor escapement, winder and time set from the rear, maintaining power, 18cm x 22.5cm, minute hand - L33cm Provenance - from the collection of J.E.S Walker - author of 'Hull and East Riding Clocks'

Estimate : £500 - £800

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Lot 2015

19th century brass carriage clock attributed to 'Paul Garnier of Paris', engine turned silvered Rom...

19th century brass carriage clock attributed to 'Paul Garnier of Paris', engine turned silvered Roman dial, twin train movement with chaff-cutter escapement, petite sonnerie, striking the hours and quarters on two coils, with repeater, polished brass case with five bevelled glass panes, hinged carrying handle, the back plate inscribed 'halfield et hall Paris... 828', H14cm (minus handle), in green leather case Serviced - 10/11/18


W16190

Sold For £2300

Lot 2021

Early 20th century walnut mantel clock, architectural case, gadroon dome top with turned finials, s...

Early 20th century walnut mantel clock, architectural case, gadroon dome top with turned finials, single bevel glazed door with tapering reeded columns, stepped ogee base, twin train movement striking the hours and half on coil, H52cm

Estimate : £70 - £100

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Lot 2022

19th century black slate mantel clock, cylinder dome top, circular alabaster Roman dial signed 'Par...

19th century black slate mantel clock, cylinder dome top, circular alabaster Roman dial signed 'Paris', engraved and gilt decoration, twin train movement stamped 'Japy Freres', striking the hours and half on bell, W35cm


9051

Sold For £100

Lot 2023

Regency figured mahogany bracket clock, stepped sarcophagus top with turned brass finial, grille pa...

Regency figured mahogany bracket clock, stepped sarcophagus top with turned brass finial, grille panelled sides, acanthus ring handles and brass inlay, Roman dial signed 'A. Burger, London', twin fusee movement striking the hours on bell, with strike/silent lever, H51cm

Estimate : £1000 - £1500

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Lot 2024

Large Victorian mantle clock, serpentine pediment with floral carved mounts, circular Roman dial si...

Large Victorian mantle clock, serpentine pediment with floral carved mounts, circular Roman dial signed indistinctly 'Reid and Sons Newcastle-upon-Tyne', twin fusee movement striking the hours on bell, H50cm

Estimate : £200 - £300

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Lot 2029

19th century inlaid rosewood wheel barometer, engraved silvered dial signed 'Maspoli' Hull', with t...

19th century inlaid rosewood wheel barometer, engraved silvered dial signed 'Maspoli' Hull', with thermometer, mother and pearl foliage and floral inlays, H99cm


W16147

Sold For £200

Lot 2030

Two early 20th century circular mahogany cased 'GPO' General Post Office slave clocks, Roman dials ...

Two early 20th century circular mahogany cased 'GPO' General Post Office slave clocks, Roman dials with George VI crest, painted no. '3/1' & '3', D29cm


B25966

Sold For £180

Lot 2031

Large Victorian circular wall clock, 14 1/2'' dial signed 'B.Gaunt & Sons, Barnsley', tapered f...

Large Victorian circular wall clock, 14 1/2'' dial signed 'B.Gaunt & Sons, Barnsley', tapered four pillar single fusee movement with rear time set dial and winder, Overall - D59cm


9040

Sold For £190

Lot 2032

19th century mahogany circular wall clock, enamel dial with Roman chapter ring, signed 'B.E. Coates...

19th century mahogany circular wall clock, enamel dial with Roman chapter ring, signed 'B.E. Coates, Wakefield', single narrow tapered fusee movement, D38cm


7004

Sold For £480

Lot 2033

Late 19th century figured walnut Vienna wall clock, stepped arch pediment with turned finials, whit...

Late 19th century figured walnut Vienna wall clock, stepped arch pediment with turned finials, white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds hand, H122cm


B24953

Sold For £200

Lot 2034

19th century walnut Vienna type wall clock, Architectural case with angular pediment and fluted col...

19th century walnut Vienna type wall clock, Architectural case with angular pediment and fluted columns, triple train Grand Sonnerie movement striking the quarter hours on coils with pull repeat, numbered 10396, H122cm


9007

Sold For £420

Lot 2035

Early 20th century oak case aneroid barometer, carved scrolls and floral spandrels, with centre coa...

Early 20th century oak case aneroid barometer, carved scrolls and floral spandrels, with centre coat of arms crest, circular white enamel dial, H105cm


9063

Sold For £75

Lot 2036

George III mahogany cased mercury signpost barometer, sloped moulded rectangular top above engraved...

George III mahogany cased mercury signpost barometer, sloped moulded rectangular top above engraved rectangular brass scale 'Wet, Changeable, Dry', hinged cistern cover, H84cm, W48cm


9059

Sold For £340

Lot 2037

George III mahogany mercury stick barometer, broken arch pediment above glazed door with engraved s...

George III mahogany mercury stick barometer, broken arch pediment above glazed door with engraved silvered plate signed 'J. Wisker, York', H97cm


7006

Sold For £460

Lot 2038

19th century rosewood mercury four dial barometer, swan neck pediment with cast gilt metal pineappl...

19th century rosewood mercury four dial barometer, swan neck pediment with cast gilt metal pineapple finial, hydrometer above thermometer, 12'' engraved and silvered dial, signed 'F. Amadio & Sons, no.118... St. John Strt Road, London', double brass stringing and leafy inlays, H121cm

Estimate : £300 - £500

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Lot 2039

Victorian rosewood mercury barometer with thermometer, 12" silvered dial signed 'J. Somalvico &...

Victorian rosewood mercury barometer with thermometer, 12" silvered dial signed 'J. Somalvico & Co. Hatton Garden, London', fret work mother of pearl inlay, H108cm


7006

Sold For £160

Lot 2040

Late 19th century 'Lenzkirch' precision regulator, white enamel dial with Roman chapter ring, sweep...

Late 19th century 'Lenzkirch' precision regulator, white enamel dial with Roman chapter ring, sweep seconds, month going single weight driven A-frame movement with dead beat escapement, maintaining power, adjustable pallets, screw down plates and beat adjuster on crutch, grid iron pendulum with fine regulation on nut. In walnut case with arched pediments carved with flower heads, glazed door with canted fluted corners, signed and retailed by 'Thomas Armstrong & Bro, Manchester', H185cm, (6' 2'')

Estimate : £2200 - £2800

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Lot 2045

Small Georgian Chippendale style longcase clock, swan neck pediment relief carved with scrolls, arc...

Small Georgian Chippendale style longcase clock, swan neck pediment relief carved with scrolls, arched glazed hood door with turned and fluted columns, brass 'Tempus Fugit' dial with Roman chapter ring, twin train movement striking the hours and half on coil, H157cm


B27395

Sold For £700

Lot 2046

Early 19th century mahogany longcase clock, hood with swan neck pediment and checkered inlays, step...

Early 19th century mahogany longcase clock, hood with swan neck pediment and checkered inlays, stepped arch glazed door enclosed by fluted columns with gilt metal capitals, figured trunk door with boxwood stringing, on ogee bracket feet, brass dial with cast gilt metal spandrels, silvered Roman chapter ring, subsidiary seconds dial, triple weight driven chiming 8-day movement, with Wittington/Westminster and chime/silent levers, chiming the quarters and striking the hours on series of eight bells and single coil, pull repeater, H243cm Provenance - with original receipt from Geo. Bradley & Sons, Scarborough 1918 to Mr. James Johnson of Scarborough.


9026

Sold For £360

Lot 2047

Edwardian mahogany and satinwood banded longcase clock, swan neck pediment, arched glazed door, tur...

Edwardian mahogany and satinwood banded longcase clock, swan neck pediment, arched glazed door, turned columns with gilt metal capitals, shell inlays, 'Tempus Fugit' engraved brass dial with silvered Arabic chapter ring, triple train Westminster chime movement, chiming the quarters and striking the hours on rods and coil, H200cm


B27395

Sold For £160

Lot 2048

Small early 20th century oak cased longcase clock, barley twist column hood door, engraved square b...

Small early 20th century oak cased longcase clock, barley twist column hood door, engraved square brass dial with silvered Roman chapter ring, triple fusee movement chiming the quarter hours on eight bells, H166cm

Estimate : £800 - £1200

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Lot 2049

18th century oak longcase clock, stepped arch trunk door, brass dial with strike/silent, subsidiary...

18th century oak longcase clock, stepped arch trunk door, brass dial with strike/silent, subsidiary second dial and date aperture, Arabic and Roman chapter ring, signed 'John Popplewell, Bridlington', H200cm


9039

Sold For £380

Lot 2050

Small 19th century black lacquered and Chinoiserie decorated longcase clock, pagoda hood, arched br...

Small 19th century black lacquered and Chinoiserie decorated longcase clock, pagoda hood, arched brass dial with painted ship rocking on anchor escapement, scaled down four pillar eight day movement, striking the hours on bell, H177cm, 11 1/2'' dial


7001

Sold For £1250

Lot 2051

18th century and later longcase clock - 18th century 'Windmills of London' eight day six pillar mov...

18th century and later longcase clock - 18th century 'Windmills of London' eight day six pillar movement, twin trains, striking the hours on bell, subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture, engraved silvered Roman chapter ring (11'' x 11''), in 20th century figured walnut case, projecting cornice above fret work frieze, door with turned ivory handle and columns, quarter venner door with lenticel, H208cm


B42812

Sold For £2300

Lot 2052

19th century and later oak longcase clock, pierced pediment with finials, stepped arch hood door, t...

19th century and later oak longcase clock, pierced pediment with finials, stepped arch hood door, trunk carved with floral and urn decoration, eight-day rack strike movement, engraved silver dial, circular plaque signed 'W. Lunshon Chester', H230cm


B27395

Sold For £400