Three Day Watches, Clocks & Miscellaneous Horology Sale
on Wednesday 22nd, Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th February 2017
On view:
Monday 20th February: 9am to 5.30pm
Tuesday 21st February: 9am to 5.30pm
Wednesday 22nd February: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Thursday 23rd February: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Friday 24th February: 9am to 11am
(I.D required to view watches)
Lots: 2353-2524 of 2651
Lot 2353
German oak Arts & Crafts style mantel timepiece with W & H movement, within a geometric foliate carved case, 11" high; also a French walnut and ebonised drumhead two train mantel timepiece striking on a bell, 9" high, both with pendulums and winding keys (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 140
Sold for:   £120
Lot 2354
Large French black slate and green marble drumhead two train mantel clock striking on a bell, the 5.25" gilt metal chapter ring enclosing a foliate engraved centre, within a scrolling stepped case, 14" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £200
Lot 2355
French black slate and green marble two train mantel clock striking on a bell, the 4.5" white chapter ring enclosing a recessed visible escapement, within a rounded arched scrolling stepped breakfront case, 12" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £60
Lot 2356
Jerome & Co two train lancet mantel clock, 19" high; also a Junghans two train steeple mantel clock, 20.75" high, both in need of restoration (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 80
Sold for:   £45
Lot 2357
French ebonised and yew wood two train mantel clock, the movement with outside countwheel striking on a bell, the 3.75" white dial within a carved stepped case, 10" high; also an ebonised and walnut two train mantel clock, the 3.75" cream chapter ring enclosing a gilded centre, within a breakfront stepped case, 10.5" high, both with pendulums (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 140
Sold for:   £65
Lot 2358
French rosewood and marquetry inlaid two train mantel clock, the movement back plate signed Laine á Paris, with outside countwheel and striking on a bell, the 3.25" white dial within an inlaid stepped case surmounted by a window and ornate carrying handle, 10.5" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £280
Lot 2359
Large brass torsion clock, the 3.5" gilded and blue enamel dial plate within a pillared case upon a stepped circular base and surmounted by a cupola and finials, under a glass dome, 16.5" high
Estimate:  £120 - 180
Sold for:   £160
Lot 2360
Thwaites & Reed 'Spheroid Weight' limited edition clock, the 5.75" silvered chapter ring enclosing a matted centre, within a brass pillared case surmounted by a rolling ball track, upon a square stepped base, 10.5" high, limited edition 245/1000 (with thirty-six balls)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £420
Lot 2361
German brass torsion clock, the 2.75" cream dial over a ball pendulum and upon a circular stepped base, under a glass dome, 7.5" high; also another brass torsion timepiece, the 3.5" white dial upon fluted columns over a ball pendulum, upon a circular stepped base and under a glass dome, 7.25" high (2)
Estimate:  £120 - 180
Sold for:   £80
Lot 2362
Gustav Becker mahogany inlaid two train balloon mantel clock striking on a gong, 14.75" high (pendulum and key)
Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £90
Lot 2363
Mahogany Seth Thomas 'Sonora Chime' two train mantel clock, within a stepped case, 14" high
Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £45
Lot 2364
French pottery two train mantel clock striking on a gong, within an ornate transfer printed floral case, 11" high
Estimate:  £100 - 140
Sold for:   £100
Lot 2365
Green marble two train mantel clock striking on a gong, the 6" dial within a stepped case, 13" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £80 - 120
  
Lot 2366
French gilt metal two train automaton mantel clock, the movement signed Leroy á Paris, with outside countwheel and striking on a bell, the 3" white dial within a stepped case cast with foliage and surmounted by a boy under a bird in a tree, 20" high
Estimate:  £180 - 240
Sold for:   £200
Lot 2367
Oak cased small bracket timepiece, within a stepped case with caddy top and brass carrying handle, 10.5"" high; also a pottery cased mantel timepiece, 14.5" high (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £40
Lot 2368
Lenzkirch yew wood and satinwood banded two train mantel clock, the 4.75" white dial over a pendulum window and within a rounded arched case, 9.75" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £90
Lot 2369
Junghans mahogany inlaid two train mantel clock, the 4.5" white dial within an inlaid stepped arched case, 13.5" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £60 - 90
Sold for:   £70
Lot 2370
French gilt metal treehouse two train mantel clock, the S. Marti movement striking on a bell, the 3.5" black metal dial with Roman cartouche enamel numerals, within a novelty treehouse case, 16" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £850
Lot 2371
Cantonese hardwood double fusee verge table clock in need of restoration, height of dial plate 10.75" (at fault)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £500
Lot 2372
Good French black slate and malachite inset drumhead two train mantel clock, the S. Marti movement striking on a bell, the 5.75" white chapter ring enclosing a visible recessed escapement, within a scrolling stepped case inset with malachite panels and sgraffito scrolling foliage, 14" high (pendulum)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £200
Lot 2373
Good French black slate and grey marble drumhead two train mantel clock garniture, the Japy Freres movement with outside countwheel striking on a bell, the 5" cream chapter ring enclosing a recessed gilded centre with visible escapement, over a rectangular pendulum window, within an impressive scrolling stepped case cast with panels of playful cherubs and marble insets, 18.25" high (faux mercury pendulum); also with a pair of matching side pieces, 10" high

Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £190
Lot 2374
Large Napoleon hat three train oak mantel clock with W. & H movement striking Westminster chimes on five rods, within an oak case, 10.5" high; also a French walnut and ebonised two train mantel clock, the S. Marti movement with outside countwheel and striking on a bell, within a rounded arched and gadrooned case, 7.75" high, both with pendulums (2)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £120
Lot 2375
Three various wooden cased three train mantel clocks, all with pendulums (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 90
Sold for:   £80
Lot 2376
Black slate and grey marble two train mantel clock striking on a gong, 10.25" high; also an oak two train mantel clock striking on a gong and within an architectural stepped case, 17" high, both with pendulums (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 60
Sold for:   £60
Lot 2377
Mahogany inlaid mantel timepiece, 9.5" high; also two small Napoleon hat mantel timepieces, a portico timepiece in need of restoration and two other small mantel timepieces (6)
Estimate:  £40 - 60
Sold for:   £60
Lot 2378
Small mahogany timepiece with platform lever escapement, the 3.25" convex white dial within a chevron banded arched case surmounted by an ornate foliate handle, 9.5" high (winding key)
Estimate:  £100 - 140
Sold for:   £120
Lot 2501
Mahogany mantel timepiece with cylinder platform escapement, the 3.5" white ceramic dial spuriously inscribed G.W.R. and numbered 805731 on the rear brass movement cover, within a drumhead casing supported upon a shaped flared pedestal stand inlaid with rosewood bands, 7.5" high (keys)
Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £160
Lot 2502
French white marble and ormolu mounted pendule d'officier, the 3.5" cream dial indistinctly signed ..., Bristol, within a square shaped case with applied foliate ormolu mounts, surmounted by a pedestal top with ring handle, 10" high
Estimate:  £150 - 200
Sold for:   £200
Lot 2503
Brass drumhead two train repeating clock striking on a bell, the 3.25" white dial surmounted by a visible platform escapement and carrying handle
Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £160
Lot 2504
Red lacquer and chinoiserie decorated pagoda mantel timepiece, the 3.25" gilt dial within a case decorated with figures in pagoda landscapes, 9.5" high; also a small lancet mantel timepiece and an easel timepiece (3)
Estimate:  £80 - 120
Sold for:   £170
Lot 2505
Small silver cased balloon mantel timepiece bearing hallmarks for Charles & Richard Comyns, London, 1916, 4.75" high
Estimate:  £150 - 200
Sold for:   £180
Lot 2506
German brass ship's bulkhead two train wall clock, the 5" white dial signed Swift; also another brass ship's bulkhead wall clock, the 5.5" white dial inscribed H.S.T.M.I. & P. Co Limited, with subsidiary seconds dial and slow/fast lever and two other bulkhead type clocks (4)
Estimate:  £80 - 140
Sold for:   £220
Lot 2507
Small tortoiseshell and silver piqué work timepiece, the 1.75" silvered dial within a shaped case, 3" high; also two small timepieces in blue guilloche enamel and silver surrounds and an Art Deco chrome cased swivel desk timepiece (4)
Estimate:  £150 - 250
Sold for:   £360
Lot 2508
Large quantity of small various brass cased mantel and boudoir clocks (over twenty)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £100
Lot 2509
Large quantity of bedroom and travel alarm clocks etc
Estimate:  £40 - 80
Sold for:   £55
Lot 2510
Six various small torsion clocks, also two miniature lantern clocks (8)
Estimate:  £40 - 80
Sold for:   £65
Lot 2511
Ten various mainly wooden cased small clocks (faults) (10)
Estimate:  £50 - 80
Sold for:   £420
Lot 2512
Eleven Smiths jewelled Chronalarms in original boxes (11)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £65
Lot 2513
Sedan timepiece with movement signed Lione N.24, within a later mahogany mantel clock case, 8.25" high; also a contemporary Elliott mantel timepiece and a mahogany inlaid mantel timepiece (3)
Estimate:  £80 - 140
Sold for:   £170
Lot 2514
Mid 20th century miniature mahogany presentation timepiece stamped Davall Co., 6.25" high; also an H.A.C. mantel timepiece within an ebonised case and a Maelzel pyramid metronome (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 90
Sold for:   £75
Lot 2515
Novelty mantel timepiece manufactured by The British United Clock Co Limited, the 3.25" cream chapter ring enclosing a gilded pictorial centre, within a drumhead and horseshoe case, 5" high; also a Duverdrey & Bloquel drumhead mantel timepiece and a carriage timepiece (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
Sold for:   £130
Lot 2516
Fiddle mahogany mantel timepiece, the 3.75" white dial within a chevron banded stepped and rounded arched case, 9" high (pendulum and winding key); also another mahogany mantel timepiece with platform escapement and a black marble mantel timepiece (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 90
Sold for:   £40
Lot 2517
Oak Napoleon hat three train mantel clock, 8.75" high; also a carriage alarm timepiece and a watch on swivel tripod stand (3)
Estimate:  £30 - 60
Sold for:   £95
Lot 2518
Jaeger-LeCoultre eight day calendar timepiece, the 3.5" chapter ring with calendar aperture and within a circular polished gilt frame, 5" diameter
Estimate:  £100 - 150
Sold for:   £110
Lot 2519
Square cut glass inkwell, the hinged lid inset with an eight day pocket watch with subsidiary seconds dial, within a silver casing, 3.75" high; three various small boudoir timepieces; also a silver and tortoiseshell watch case etc (7)
Estimate:  £70 - 100
Sold for:   £260
Lot 2520
Ansonia novelty marine inspired timepiece, the 2" cream dial within a paste set bezel, with ship's steering wheel and anchor surround, suspended by two oars and a hook united by a rope twist undertier, 12" high
Estimate:  £40 - 70
Sold for:   £45
Lot 2521
Doxa ball watch, within a glazed and brass bound case, supported upon a brass crescent stand and stepped circular base, 4.5" high
Estimate:  £60 - 90
Sold for:   £65
Lot 2522
Small Swiss oval easel timepiece, the 1.75" silvered dial with false bob pendulum aperture, within a red composite oval surround, 3.5" wide; also two other small mantel timepieces (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
  
Lot 2523
Mahogany cased travel timepiece with platform escapement, with two hinged doors and locking handle, 2.75" high overall; also a gilt metal figural Swiss timepiece, the 1.75" white dial with subsidiary seconds dial, within a drumhead casing, held aloft by cherubs supported upon a circular green marble base, 10" high (2)
Estimate:  £60 - 100
  
Lot 2524
Small ebonised mantel timepiece, with engraved silvered dial, 4" high; also a small brass drumhead timepiece (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50
Sold for:   £20