Antique Mantel Clocks / Antique Bracket Clocks Stock
Text last updated 10 March 2014.
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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A good quality English fusee Skeleton clock. A 5 - spoke wheel train with nicely finished frame with tapered turned pillars. A silvered fretted chapter ring with blued steel hands. An 8-day duration fusee mechanism with passing hourly strike on a bell. The original glass dome, mahogany base and green silk. Circa 1850.
Height (with dome) 14 " / 36 cmsWidth 8 1/2 " / 21 cms Depth 5 1/2 " / 14cms
A small English fusee mantel/bracket clock. A rosewood case with brass inlays. Brass side handles and bun feet. A cast brass bezel with convex glass. A convex dial with blued steel 'moon' hands. An 8-day duration timepiece fusee mechanism.
George Gibbs of London is recorded in Loomes 'Watchmakers and Clockmakers of The World' book as working from 1832-1851.
Height 14" / 36cms. Depth 5 1/4" / 14cms Width 9 " / 23cms.
£ 950 (US$ 1577) (Euro 1149)
A rare French four glass mantel clock with silvered mounts. A brass case with bevelled glass panels. An enamel dial with visible escapement. A mercury compensating pendulum. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours and 1/2 hours on a bell. Circa 1885.
Height 13 " / 33 cms Depth 7 " / 18cms Width 6 " / 15 cms.
£ 1375 (US$ 2285) (Euro 1672)
A high quality French rococo mantel clock. Superb ormolu castings of foliage. A silvered dial with blued steel hands. An 8-day duration silk suspension mechanism by noted makers Raingo Freres and signed by maker. Circa 1850.
Height 15"/ 38cms Width 11 " / 28 cms Depth 5 1/2 " / 14 cms
£ 1750 (US$ 2935) (Euro 2137)
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
£ 850 (US$ 1415) (Euro 1031)
A small mantel clock in a rosewood case. Choice grain to the veneers and a well engraved brass handle. Ebonised case mouldings. A gilded and engraved dial masking. An 8-day duration timepiece mechansim stamped 'VAP Brevete, SGDC'. Circa 1860.
Height 8 " / 20cms
Width 5 "/ 12cms Depth 3 " / 8 cms.
£ 425 (US$ 708) (Euro 518)
A French boulle tortoiseshell mantel clock. A gilt rococo dial with individual enamel numeral cartouches. Gilt rococo case mounts. An 8-day duration mechanism by Samuel Marti striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. Circa 1885.
Height 13" / 33cm Width 6 " / 15cm Depth 4 " / 10cm.
£ 825 (US$ 1375) (Euro 1001)
A small marble mantel clock. Choice grained marble with stepped sides and surmounted by a military figural bust. An enamel dial with floral chasing around the numerals. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. A lever escapement and signed 'Paris' to the French mechanism.
Height 10 " / 20cms Width 7 " / 18cms Depth 3 1/2 " / 9 cm.
£ 375 (US$ 622) (Euro 455)
A small French mantel clock with ormolu cast handle. Satinwood line inlays to the case with diamond glass side apertures. An enamel dial signed 'Reid & Son a Paris'. Blued steel 'moon' hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Also signed to the mechanism by Reid. Circa 1850.
Height 9 " / 23cms
Width 6 1/2 "/ 17cms Depth 5 " / 12cms.
£ 550 (US$ 911) (Euro 661)
A very well detailed Charles X period mantel clock. A colourful and unusual marble case with applied foliate decorations. An enamel chapter ring with engine turned gilt dial and gilded bezel surround. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Silk pendulum suspension. Circa 1820.
Height 14 1/2" / 37 cms Width 4 1/2 " /11 cms Depth 8 " / 20 cms
£ 575 (US$ 951) (Euro 698)
A Charles X period French gilt ormolu mantel clock. A well detailed case with an angel playing a harp. Flanked by a footstool and a bow and arrows. A silk suspension 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Circa 1815.
Height 15" / 38cms
Width 10 "/ 25cms
Depth 4 " / 10cms.
£ 1250 (US$ 2087) (Euro 1514)
A quality late Georgian Regency period Scottish fusee bracket clock. A rosewood case with choice veneers. Brass side sound fretwork with silk panels. Lion's head cast side handles. A chamfered pediment surmounted by an acorn finial. A cast brass bezel to the 8" painted dial. A twin fusee mechanism with 5 pillars and shaped plates of 8-day duration. Hourly bell striking with pull repeating cord.
Alexander Milne of Aberdeen is recorded in Whytes 'Scottish Watch and Clockmakers' book as working from 1820-1842.
Height 17" / 44 cms
Width 12 " / 30 cms Depth 7 " / 16 cms
£ 2650 (US$ 4447) (Euro 3275)
A good quality and impressive French tortoishell and ormolu mounted mantel clock. A well proportioned case with red tortoishell and the original ormolu cast case mounts of rococo design. A cast dial with individual enamel numeral cartouches. Side glass apertures. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. Circa 1895.
Height 18 " / 45 cms
Width 9" / 23 cms Depth 5 " / 13 cms
£ 1250 (US$ 2417) (Euro 1737)
A large and impressive brass French clock. An ornately cast case with pierced fretwork and floral embellishments. A brass dial with raised individual enamel numeral cartouches. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell.
Height 28 " / 73cms
Width 17"/ 43cms Depth 12 " / 30cms.
£ 950 (US$ 1585) (Euro 1151)
A good quality French gilt bronze mantel clock. The original case gilding with inset floral and gilt porcelain panels. Surmounted by two love birds and flanked by musical instruments. A convex glass and enamel dial signed 'Clermont a Paris' An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours on a bell. Circa 1875.
Height 11" / 28cms
Width 9 "/ 22cms Depth 4 " / 11cms.
£ 875 (US$ 1475) (Euro 1061)
A fine quality English twin fusee bracket clock. A mahogany case with banded inlay. Arched brass side sound fretted panels. Ogee cast brass bracket feet. A cast brass bezel with convex glass. A convex painted dial with arrow blued steel hands. A double fusee mechanism with 5 pillars striking the hours on a gong. An engraved backplate signed 'Haley & Milner, London' as on dial. A strike/silent lever to the arch.
Samuel Haley is described in Brittens' 'Old Clocks and Watches And Their Makers' book as being 'A celebrated maker and an Honorary Freeman of the Clockmakers Company'. The partnership with Milner was from 1800-1815 at Wigmore Street.
Height 15" / 38cms
Width 10 "/ 25cms Depth 6 " / 16cms.
£ 2850 (US$ 4731) (Euro 3492)
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.
£ 975 (US$ 1645) (Euro 1181)
A fine quality, small English fusee bracket 'Library clock'. A mahogany case with choice flame veneers. A stepped moulded plinth with convex moulding. Bevelled glass panels for side mechanism viewing and a glass rear door. Locakable front door with silvered edging. A silvered engraved dial with fine blued steel hands. A timepiece fusee mechanism with pendulum locking device. Circa 1860.
Height 9 1/2" / 24cms
Width 7 "/ 18cms Depth 5 1/2 " / 14cms.
£ 1750 (US$ 2906) (Euro 2134)
A good quality French portico clock. An ebonised case with ormolu bronze mounts. Well detailed column capitals. A gilt bronze dial with decorative bezel and dial centre. A gridiron compensating pendulum. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Circa 1840.
Height 19" / 50cms
Width 11"/ 27cms Depth 5 " / 13cms.
£ 750 (US$ 1245) (Euro 911)
A good quality French mantel clock. A white marble case surmounted by a gilded boy with a dog. Good quality case moulded casting. An enamel dial with 'moon' blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism stamped Chas. Frodsham, Paris'. Half hour and hourly bell striking. Circa 1870.
Height 20 " / 51cms
Width 11 "/ 28cms Depth 5 1/2" / 14cms.
£ 765 (US$ 1279) (Euro 933)
A French mantel clock surmounted by a classical figure. A Belgian slate case with gilt inlaid floral decorations. An enamel dial with floral centre. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hurs and hours on a bell. Circa 1890.
Height 23 " / 59cms
Width 12"/ 31cms Depth 7 1/2 " / 19cms.
£ 350 (US$ 588) (Euro 427)
A small ormolu French mantel clock flanked by two classical female figures. An enamel dial with fine gilt hands and blue numerals. An 8-day duration timepiece mechanism. Circa 1880.
Height 9 " / 23cms
Width 6 "/ 15cms
£ 325 (US$ 546) (Euro 393)
A very large Victorian triple fusee carved walnut bracket clock. High quality carved detailing to the case in excellent condition. An arched brass and silvered dial with slow/fast, strike/silent and 8-bell chime/Westminster subsidiary dials. Rococo gilt spandrels and a matted dial centre. A well engineered 3-train fusee mechanism striking the quarters on a rack of 8 bells. Circa 1880.
Height 21" / 54 cms
Width 13 1/2 "/ 34 cms Depth 10" / 26cms
A small Edwardian silver fronted mantel clock with a walnut back. Sheraton style fan engraving to the front of the panel. An 8 day duration French mechanism with platform escapement. A convex glass to the enamel dial. Hallmarked Birmingham 1909.
Height 7 " / 17 cms
Width 4 " / 9 cms Depth 2 " / 14cms
A good quality Victorian twin fusee bracket clock. A mahogany case of Georgian design with brass inlays. Fishscale side fretwork and standing on bun feet. A cast brass bezel with convex glass. Dial signed 'Goldsmiths and Silversmiths, 112 Regent Street, London'. A twin fusee mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong. Circa 1890.
Height 15 1/2 " / 39cms
Width 9 1/2"/ 24cms Depth 6 1/2 " / 17cms.
£ 1500 (US$ 2485) (Euro 1862)
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