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1658/18: An attractive mid/late 19th century mahogany WALL CLOCK of compact size, by the famous clockmaker: Dent. The case is of solid mahogany with a polished surround whilst the front door has bevelled glass within the cast brass bezel. The 8-day movement is chain-driven fusee, with original pendulum; blued steel hands and original painted 10-inch dial. Signed by Dent and numbered, with a further Dent signature on the back of the dial. 12ins diameter. (30.5cms) *Edward Dent (1790-1853) was responsible for making fine and accurate clocks. In 1852 he was commissioned to make "Big Ben" which was completed by his adopted son in 1854. c.1880

clock, Dent, fusee, Wall


1149/16: HOWARD of HITCHIN (Herts): an attractive and good quality mid-Victorian WALL CLOCK in perfect working order. The case is of mahogany, but unusually it is veneered in quartered oak of good warm "honey" colour. The 8-day movement is fusee driven with original pendulum; painted dial; blued steel hands and cast brass bezel. *J.G.Howard is recorded working in Hitchin "...mid-19th century..." see Loomes page 394. c.1860

8day, clock, fusee, Wall