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1981/19: A charming mid/late Victorian drop-dial WALL CLOCK of delightful small size. The case is of finely figured mahogany with its “chisel” base veneered in superb flame timber and a solid mahogany dial surround. The 8-day movement is chain-driven fusee and is fitted with its 8-inch dial and original blued steel ‘spade’ hands. A high quality, very pretty and quite rare drop-dial wall clock. *Jonathan Jones (c1837-1910) worked at 338 The Strand having succeeded his father at the same premises. He is described as a man of "high attainment" having been Vice President of the BHI. He retired in 1885 and died aged 94 in 1910. c.1870

clock, Dropdial, London, Wall

£1450

1914/18: A good quality early 19th century Regency period WALL CLOCK in perfect working order. Of typical Regency octagonal shape, the rosewood veneered case is inlaid with panels of brass scrollwork, whilst the fusee movement is of eight-day duration and retains its original brass pendulum. The convex dial is original as is the convex glass which is set within its cast brass bezel. Signbed: John Parks of Prescott. 15ins wide; 6ins deep. (38 x 15cms) *Jonathan Parks of Prescott (Lancs) is recorded as working their from 1819-1824. c.1820

brass, clock, Regency, Wall

£1150

1888/18: Thomas Noble, BATH: a handsome early /mid 19th century drop dial WALL CLOCK in full working order. The mahogany case has a narrow dial surround, with a well-figured "cushion-based" trunk veneered in finely figured "flame" mahogany flanked by carved 'ears'. The eight-day fusee movement has shaped plates and the original long pendulum, whilst the 13-inch diameter convex dial is original as are the blued steel hands, with the convex front door glass contained within its cast brass bezel. Guaranteed (as are all our clocks) for at least two years. 25ins deep; 15.5ins wide;6.5ins deep. (63.5x39x16.5cms) c.1830

Bath, clock, Regency, Wall

£1250