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1486/17: WILLIAM WEBSTER of LONDON: Good quality mid-18th century LONGCASE CLOCK in fine working condition. The mahogany case is typical of the period with its arched top; brass-inlaid columns flanking the hood door; long arched-top figured mahogany trunk door and panelled plinth base. The 8-day movement strikes hours on a bell, whilst thedial features "Strike/Silent" in the arch; subsidiary seconds and date aperture. Guaranteed at least two years. 7ft 3ins high. *William Webster (II) worked in Exchange Alley having been apprenticed in 1727. He was a full member of the Clockmakers Company 1734-1776 c.1760

clock, Grandfather, London, longase

£3950

1472/17: A really pretty, fine quality and small mahogany LONGCASE CLOCK by Bateman of LONDON. The case is superb, with its original ebonised finials; fretwork panels to the hood sides; long trunk door flanked by quarter columns and veneered in finest "flame' mahogany with a double plinth base. The 8-day movement strikes hours on a bell with a very fine painted convex dial; convex glass and finely cast bezel. Just 79ins (200cms) tall. *Andrew BATEMAN worked in London (Great Tower Street). He was apprenticed in 1776 and was a member of the Clockmakers Company from 1811. The firm ceased work in 1824. c.1800

clock, London, longase, mahogany

£4850