Circa 1880. Fabulous French 8 day clock in Portico style with figure of the Greek Goddess Athena at top, and lions head, suit of armour and helmet below the dial. The ornamentation is gilt bronze. Six Grecian columns adorn the clock which has a tiered base and top. This is a very beautiful and unusual clock. The eight day movement has been recently cleaned and serviced, with new bushings installed. The clock is running well and keeping good time. Stands 20" tall, (without spear) and 10" wide at the base.
Gorgeous, mahogany cased Westminster chime bracket clock by Gustav Becker. The serial number dates this lovely clock to 1922. The pagoda style case is in excellent condition, and features fancy inlays on case front. The silvered dial is accented by recessed, wax filled numerals, as well as gilt brass spandrels at each corner. The front door and both side doors contain the original heavy beveled glass. Original front door lock functions correctly. The well built 8 day movement has just been professionally disassembled, cleaned and serviced. It is running flawlessly. The chimes sound every 15 minutes, and sound very rich. There is a feature to silence the chimes if desired.
Lovely set mounted on backboard with brass embellishments. Porthole style clock and barometer by Schatz of West Germany. Both pieces function correctly. Clock runs 8 days on a full wind, and strikes the ships bells on a coiled gong. Entire piece measures 12" wide, by 6" high, while the clock and barometer each measure 4-1/2" across.
Circa 1915, gorgeous quality German made Westminster Chime mantel clock. Dark mahogany case measures 21" wide, by 11" high and 7" deep, and features scalloping along the bottom front, as well as fancy scrollwork around the dial. The unusual oval shaped brass dial is silvered, with recessed wax filled numerals. Dial is covered with the original heavy bevelled glass mounted in a polished brass bezel. Stunning looking clock! The high grade German made movement has just been serviced, and is running well and keeping good time.
Dating from the turn of the century. Lovely mahogany cased French mantel clock with sculpted sides and top, and featuring a floral inlay below the porcelain dial. Gorgeous brass fancy hands, and beveled glass front door. The clock is running well and keeping good time. Measures 13" tall, by 8" wide.
With Ships Wheel Balance
Beautiful, turn-of-the-century piece in good working order. Brass and glass case is highlighted by cloisonné trim at top and bottom. Porcelain dial and faux mercury pendulum. Solid brass candlesticks finish off this lovely set. Clock strikes the hours and half hours on the coiled gong seen in photos. Measures 12-3/4" tall, by 7" wide, and 5" deep. The clock is missing the rear door, but that does not retract from its beauty!
Seldom seen, French crystal regulator with solid brass ships wheel as the balance. Circa 1890. The wheel rotates back and forth on a polished brass stand when the clock is running. Open (visible) escapement in front of dial has jewelled pallets. Two piece porcelain dial with a silvered bezel, and brass center ring. There were not very many of these produced, and it is very unusual to see one that also has the center seconds hand! Beveled glass on all 4 sides. The clock has just been completely overhauled, and is running and striking as it should. Measures 13" tall, by 8" wide & 6" deep.
Lovely, fully functional French clock from the turn of the century. Polished brass case with beveled glass on all sides. The dial is porcelain, with no chips or cracks. The 8 day movement has been completely disassembled, cleaned and serviced. The clock is running well. Strikes the hours and halfs on a coiled gong. Fancy "sunburst" pendulum. There are a couple of chips at the outer edge of the rear door glass, other than that, the clock is in very good condition. The case measures 10" tall, by 6" wide, and 5" deep.
Beautiful piece! Measures 15" wide, by 16" tall. Nice crackle finish to the glaze - no chips, cracks or repairs. The clockworks are by Smiths Cricklewood Works, which dates the clock to around 1920. The works are hinged, and swing out to wind the clock from the back. Runs just over a week on a full wind.
In excellent condition! No chips, nicks or cracks in the beautiful marble case. Early Japy Freres trademark on movement dates this piece to 1883. Case features 2 different marbles, and gold filled engravings on front. The porcelain dial is also flawless, with no cracks or chips. This clock is a time only clock, so no striking or chiming to keep you up at night! The movement has just been completely disassembled, cleaned & serviced. Key is included. Clock measures 12" tall, by 13" wide. Would look great on a mantel.
Three Piece Clock Set
Schatz Ships Bell
French Marble Clock
French Mantel Clock
Manufactured by HAC (Hamburg American Clock Co.) around 1910. Very attractive 8 day clock in a classical style. Reeded columns at each side of case, with polished brass caps at tops and bottoms. Lovely cut and bevelled glass window for viewing polished brass pendulum. Clock strikes the hours and half hours on a coiled gong. The clock has just been serviced, and is working well. Measures 14" tall, by 9" wide and 5" deep.
Turn of the Century