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Antique Mantel Clocks / Antique Bracket Clocks Stock

Text last updated 18th November 2017


A good selection of Antique Mantel Clocks and Bracket Clocks available.
Usually Ormolu Clocks, Skeleton Clocks, Four Glass Clocks,
English Bracket and Continental examples available.

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1.

EMPIRE PERIOD BRONZE CHERUB MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A quality French Empire period mantel clock surmounted by a bronze cherub putti with torch. A white marble case with black contrasting mouldings. Finely detailed gilt adjustable feet. A gilt and enamel dial with finely cast bezel and dial centre. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell with silk suspension. Circa 1820.

Height 15" / 39cms

Width 8 "/ 20cms

Depth 6 " / 15 cms.

£ 1250 (US$ 1662) (Euro 1424)

 

 

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VINER & CO, LONDON FUSEE CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A fine quality English fusee mantel clock in the rococo style. Two tone original gilded bronze case of high quality. The original gilt engine turned dial with moon blued steel hands. A timepiece fusee movement of 8-day duration with original pendulum transportation lock. Engraved to the backplate 'Viner & Co Regent Streeet London' and signed to the dial.

Charles Edward Viner was a fine clock, watch and chronometer maker. He was a member of the Clockmakers Company in 1813. This example dates to circa 1830.

 

Height 12" / 30cms

Width 7 "/ 17cms

Depth 4 " / 10 cms.

£ 1850 (US$ 2461) (Euro 2091)

 

 

 

 

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BLACK STARR & FROST, FOUR GLASS MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A French four glass mantel clock of larger proportions. An enamel dial with 'moon' hands, signed 'Black Starr and Frost'. A brass case with bevelled glass panels. A mercury compensating pendulum. An 8-day duration mechanism by stamped 'Black Starr and Frost' striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. Black Starr and Frost are the oldest continually operating jewellers in the USA, this clock was most likely imported from France for sale in their New York store. Circa 1895.

 

Height 13" / 33cms

Width 8 "/ 20cms

Depth 5 1/2 / 14 cms.

£ 875 (US$ 1022) (Euro 1133)

 

 

 

 

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FRENCH FOUR GLASS MANTEL CLOCK

 

Mantel Clocks

 

 

 

A French four glass mantel clock. An enamel dial with 'moon' blued steel hands. A visible escapement to the dial centre. A brass case with bevelled glass panels. A mercury compensating pendulum. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Circa 1885.

Height 10" / 26 cms

Width 6 "/ 15 cms

Depth 5 1/4" / 13 cms.

£ 925 (US$ 1062) (Euro 1193)

 

 

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FRENCH ROCOCO BRONZE ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

 

A good quality French bronze ormolu mantel clock. Rococo case design with a fixed base stand. Silk backed side case fretwork. A silvered dial with foliate chased bezel surround. An 8-day duration, silk suspension mechanism striking the hours and 1/2 hours on a bell. Circa 1825.

Height 13 " / 34 cms

Width 7 " / 18 cms

Depth 5 " / 13 cms

 

£ 1175 (US$ 1506) (Euro 1387)

 

 

 

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S5617

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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FRENCH GILT BRONZE MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

 

A French gilt bronze mantel clock of rococo style. Two lovebirds to the circular base cartouche. A convex enamel dial with five minute outer markers and fine gilt hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the half hours and hours on a bell. Signed 'Lay Freres'. Circa 1890.

Height 12 " / 30 cms

Width 8 " / 20 cms

Depth 5 " / 13 cms

 

£ 675 (US$ 865) (Euro 796)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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S5715

 


 

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DUPONT OF PARIS GILT BRONZE MANTEL

Mantel Clocks

A good quality French mantel clock. A gilded bronze case surmounted by a female figure under a palm tree. Finely cast feet with open fretwork, A winged cherub to the frieze. An engine turned silvered dial with 'moon' blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell with silk suspension. Signed to the mechanism 'Dupont a Paris' who worked at Rue St Martin from 1850-1860.

 

Height 17" / 43cms

Width 10 "/ 26cms

Depth 4 1/2 " / 12cms.

£ 875 (US$ 1122) (Euro 1033)

 

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S4534


 

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TORTOISESHELL ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A good quality French tortoiseshell mantel clock. Well cast ormolu case mounts and fretted sound panels to the sides. A convex enamel dial with 5-minute outer markers with fine gilt hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. Circa 1890.

Height 16 " / 41cms

Width 7 " / 18cms

Depth 5 " / 13cms.

£ 925 (US$ 1044) (Euro 1237)

 

 

 

 

 

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A PORTICO MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK Mantel Clocks

A good quality white marble French mantel clock. The original gilded case mounts and surmounted by an eagle. An engine turned gilt dial centre with an enamel chapter ring. An 8-day duration mechanism by Samuel Marti of Paris, 1/2 hour and hour bell striking. Circa 1900.

Height 16" / 39 cms

Width 8" / 19 cms

Depth 5 " / 12 cms

£ 650 (US$ 833) (Euro 767)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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S4809

 


 

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Mantel Clocks AN ENGLISH FUSEE SKELETON CLOCK

A nicely proportioned Victorian English fusee skeleton clock. A well designed fretted frame with 5 turned pillars and a silvered chapter ring and blued steel hands with an 8-day duration fusee timepiece mechanism. Standing on an ebonised base with its original glass dome. Circa. 1870.

Height with dome 15"/38 cms
Width 6"/15 cms
Depth 10"/26 cms

 

£ 925 (US$ 1232) (Euro 1039)

 

 

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FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK Mantel Clocks

A French boulle mantel clock. Brass and tortoishell inlay to the front of the case and ormolu mounts. An off white dial with Roman numerals and outer 5 minute markers. A French 8-day duration timepiece mechanism. Circa 1890.

 

Height 12 " / 30 cms

Width 6 "/ 16 cms

Depth 4 " / 10 cms.

£ 475 (US$ 614) (Euro 540)

 

 

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FRENCH PORTICO MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A French portico mantle clock with a fine marquetry inlaid case. Boxwood banded inlays and gilt capitals to the twist walnut columns. A rococo bezel to the enamel dial with "moon" blued steel hands. A decorative pendulum with steel and brass grid iron compensation. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Signed to the mechanism by the maker Japay Freres. Circa. 1860.

 

Height 19" / 48 cms

Width 9 1/2/" / 24 cms

Depth 5 " / 13 cms.

£ 550 (US$ 734) (Euro 621)

 

 

 

 

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FRENCH CHARIOT MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A fine French chariot mantel clock. A green marble base with choice veining and ormolu mounts. A well cast winged cherub and two horses with the original gilded finish. A circular dial with wheel spoke to the centre and enamel chapter ring. A spoke wheel design to the case back. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Signed to the mechanism by the maker Vincenti. Circa. 1885.

Height 15" / 39 cms

Width 17" / 44 cms

Depth 5 " / 13 cms.

£ 3450 (US$ 4584) (Euro 3892)

 

 

 

 

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FRENCH FOUR GLASS GILDED MANTEL CLOCK

 

Mantel Clocks

 

 

 

A French four glass mantel clock. An enamel dial with blued steel hands. The original case gilding with bevelled glass panels. Fluted front and side columns and stepped case top and bottom mouldings. A mercury compensating pendulum. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong by Marti of Paris. Circa 1885.

Height 13 " / 33 cms

Width 10 "/ 25 cms

Depth 6 " / 16 cms.

£ 925 (US$ 1062) (Euro 1193)

 

 

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ANTIQUE 'BRACKET' OR 'TABLE' CLOCKS

SECTION

 

br1.

HAWKINS, ROYAL EXCHANGE BRACKET CLOCK.

Mantel Clocks

A quality English Georgian twin fusee bracket/table clock with a triple pad top to the mahogany case with brass edging. Gilded side sound fretwork and carrying handles with an opening front door and integral cast brass bezel and convex glass. Brass ogee bracket feet. A convex painted dial with 5 minute outer band, and blued steel hands, signed 'Hawkins Royal Exchange' (London). A twin fusee mechanism striking the hours on a bell with the makers name engraved to the backplate. Pull cord repeating.

Height 16"/41cms Width 12 1/2" /32 cms Depth 8"/20 cms.

There are a few Hawkins working in London recorded in Loomes' Watchmakers and Clockmakers of The World' book. This example dates to circa 1810.

£ 3350 (US$ 4456) (Euro 3785)

 

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WEBSTER, CORNHILL LONDON GEORGIAN FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

 

A Georgian Regency mahogany English Lancet top bracket/table clock. Choice veneers with ebonised mouldings. A cast brass bezel to the convex dial with blued steel hands. Brass lion head side handles and well cast side sound fretwork panels. Brass bun feet of acorn design. A well engraved backplate and pendulum to the double fusee mechanism of 8-day duration striking the hours on a bell. Signed 'Webster London' to the backplate and 'Webster, Cornhill London' to the dial. Pull repeating cord and an original crank key.

The Webster family of clock makers are well documented and highly regarded. They moved in 1813 to Cornhill from Exchange Alley. This example dates to circa 1820.

Height 17" / 43 cms Width 10" / 26 cms Depth 7 " / 18 cms

£ 2950 (US$ 3784) (Euro 3484)

 

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KING, LONDON FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

 

A good quality Georgian mahogany fusee bracket/table clock. Choice flame mahogany veneers with beaded edging. A recessed brass edged front panel with brass inlays. Cast side handles and sound fretwork. A convex painted dial with blued steel hands. A double fusee mechanism of 8-day duration striking the hours on a bell. Circa 1825.

Thomas William King of London is recorded as working 1802-1840.

 

Height 16" / 41 cms

Width 11" / 28 cms

Depth 6 " / 15 cms

£ 2450 (US$ 3142) (Euro 2893)

 

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S5219


 

 

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GEORGIAN STYLE BRASS BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

 

A good quality Georgian style brass bracket/table clock. An arched pediment surmounted by 5 ball finials. Fluted front columns and fish-scale front and side sound fretwork panels. A silvered engraved dial with bevelled glass bezel surround. An 8-day duration mechanism by Peerless with half hour and hour striking to the coiled gong. Circa 1925.

Peerless is a trademark of M. Bauerle of Germany.

Height 16" / 41 cms Width 10" / 26 cms

Depth 7 " / 18 cms

£ 975 (US$ 1250) (Euro 1151)

S5103

 

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GEORGIAN/WILLIAM IV PERIOD FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

An English late Georgian/William IV twin fusee bracket/table clock. An arched top with a stepped gadroon pediment surmounted by a pineapple finial. A mahogany case of good colour and patina with brass inlays. A convex glass to the cast brass bezel and painted dial with 'moon' blued steel hands. An 8-day duration double fusee mechanism striking the hours on a bell.

The case style is typical of the period around 1825 - 1835.

Height 19" / 49 cms Width 11 1/2 " / 29 cms

Depth 9 1/2 " / 16 cms

£ 2250 (US$ 2886) (Euro 2657)

 

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DESBOIS & WHEELER, LONDON FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

An English Georgian period twin fusee bracket/table clock. An arched top mahogany case with single pad and carrying handle. Fishscale side sound fretwork. Brass ogee bracket feet and pull repeat cord to the side. An opening front door with strike/silent lever behind. A cast brass bezel with convex glass. An 8-day duration double fusee mechanism striking the hours on a bell signed 'Desbois & Wheeler, Grays Inn Passage (London).

Desbois & Wheeler are noted clockmakers who worked from 1790-1835. This example dates to circa 1820.

Height 14" / 36 cms Width 11 1/2 " / 29 cms

Depth 7 1/2 " / 19 cms

£ 2850 (US$ 3796) (Euro 3220)

 

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