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Antique Longcase Clocks Page Menu 11 - 15


Text last updated 1st April 2020

Browse through 3 pages of antique longcase clocks 'grandfather' or 'tallcase' clocks.

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THOMAS FARNHAM, BRIDPORT cIRCA 1810


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A good quality late Georgian Dorset moon phase longcase clock. A swan neck hood pediment surmounted by a brass finial. Brass capped hood side columns and a fluted hood pediment. Fine casework with banded inlays to the choice grain oak case. Champfered trunk sides in mahogany. An arched painted dial with lunar moon phases to the arch and flowers to the corners. A date aperture and seconds dial. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours on a bell.

The Farnham family of clockmakers are well documented in Tribe & Whatmoor's' 'Dorset Clocks and Clockmakers' book. They worked in West Street, Bridport and also at Beaminster and Lyme Regis.

Height 7ft 2 " / 220 cms Width (at widest point) 19 " / 49 cms Depth 9 1/2 " / 25 cms.

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JOHN BARBER, DROITWICH CIRCA 1790


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A Georgian period small 'cottage' longcase clock. A flat top stepped moulded hood pediment. Side hood columns with wooden capitals. A long trunk door to the well proportioned mahogany and fruitwood case. A brass and silvered dial with cast corner spandrels and silvered chapter ring. A well engraved dial centre with date and seconds signed 'John Barber No. 156 Droitwich'. Blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours on a bell.

John Barber of Droitwich is recorded in Baillies' 'Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World' book as working in 1791. It's not common for longcase clocks to be numbered which is noted by this maker.

Height 6ft 6 1/2 "/ 199 cms Width (at widest point of hood) 21" / 53 cms Depth 10" / 25 cms.

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RICHARDSON PEYTON , GLOUCESTER Circa. 1765


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A good quality Georgian Gloucestershire longcase clock. The original caddy hood pediment surmounted by 3 gilded wooden finials. Gilded front and rear hood columns. Unusual parquetry trunk door inlays and a raised plinth panel and stepped moulding. A golden oak case of good proportions. A brass and silvered dial with date and seconds indicators. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours on a bell.

Richardson Peyton of Gloucester is well documented and illustrated in Dowlers' 'Gloucestershire Clock and Watchmakers' book. He is noted as a 'maker of fine clocks' and an example is in Gloucester City Museum. He is noted as working from c. 1740-1774.

Height 7ft 8 " / 234 cms

£ 1950 (US$ 2242) (Euro 2106)

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THOMAS KEFFORD, ROYSTON LANTERN CLOCK C.1730

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A good 18th century English lantern clock by Thomas Kefford of Royston. An engraved dial centre with makers name and a silvered chapter ring with the original single hand. The original verge escapement which has not been converted to anchor as many were. A rope driven 30 hour mechanism with a quality period brass cased weight.

Thomas Kefford of Royston (Hertfordshire) is a noted maker who worked at the dial in Fore Street from circa 1710 to 1770. He died in 1774. This is a good original example.

Height 14" / 35 cms Width 5 1/2 " / 14 cms Depth (to end of spikes) 8 " / 20 cms.

£ 4750 (US$ 5462) (Euro 5130)

 

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JOHN HARDING, RINGWOOD Circa. 1740


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An early single handed Georgian longcase clock. Small proportions to the 'cottage' case. Good colour to the oak case with a flat top moulded pediment. Brass capped hood side columns. A brass and silvered dial with single hand dial layout and a very well engraved matted dial centre. A 30 hour duration 'birdcage' mechanism striking the hours on a bell.

The dial is signed 'Jno. Harding, Ringwood' (Hampshire) to the bottom of the chapter ring.

Height 6ft 6 "/ 198 cms

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