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Antique Mantel Clocks / Antique Bracket Clocks Stock

Text last updated 25th June 2019


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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FRENCH 4 GLASS MANTEL CLOCK WITH VISIBLE ESCAPEMENT

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A good quality French four glass mantel clock. The original case gilding with bevelled glass panels. An enamel dial with blued steel 'moon' hands and a visible escapement. An 8-day duration mechanism by Marti of Paris striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Circa 1880.

Height 13" / 33cms

Width 6 1/2 " / 17 cms

Depth 5 1/2 " / 14cms

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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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SAMUEL MARTI FRENCH FOUR GLASS MANTEL CLOCK

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A good quality French four glass mantel clock. The original case gilding with fluted columns with bevelled glass panels. An enamel dial with blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism by Marti of Paris striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell. Circa 1885.

Height 12" / 30cms

Width 6 1/2 " / 17 cms

Depth 5 1/2 " / 14cms.

£ 925 (US$ 1211) (Euro 1073)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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WINTERHALDER & HOFMEIER MANTEL/TABLE CLOCK

 

Mantel Clocks

 

 

 

A good quality oak case mantel/table clock by noted makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier. A ting-tang quarter striking mechanism of 8-day duration. An oak case with a stepped pediment surmounted by a finial. Gilt case mounts to the case and standing on feet. An arched brass and silvered dial with corner gilt spandrels and a slow/fast lever to the arch. Circa 1895.

Height 16" / 40 cms

Width 8 1/2 "/ 24 cms

Depth 7 " / 18 cms.

£ 575 (US$ 752) (Euro 663)

 

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FRENCH TORTOISHELL MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

 

A French red tortoishell mantel clock of smaller proportions. Gilt ormolu case mounts of rococo design. A gilt case dial with individual enamel numeral cartouches. A chased bezel dial surround with convex glass. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours and 1/2 hours on a gong. Circa 1885.

Height 13" / 33 cms

Width 6 1/2 " / 17 cms

Depth 4 " / 10 cms

 

£ 750 (US$ 952) (Euro 854)

 

 

 

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FRENCH GILT ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

 

A French gilt ormolu mantel clock. A well cast case with floral chased decorations and panels. A white marble base on adjustable feet. A convex enamel dial with finely fretted gilt hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the half hours and hours on a bell by Vincenti. Circa 1900.

Height 11 " / 28 cms

Width 7 " / 18 cms

Depth 4 " / 10 cms

 

£ 725 (US$ 922) (Euro 824)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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BULLE FRENCH ELECTRIC CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A tall “A” type Bulle clock with brass tubular column. This is a nice early example with a serial number of 4424 dating to around 1921. It has the original glass dome and plaque to the base 'British Horo-Electro Company 109 Kingsway, London W.C.' The original dial in excellent condition with skelotonised centre. The Pendulum is a coil which swings over a curved magnetic bar with 3 poles and an electric current made via a battery in the base.

 

Height 16" / 40cms

Width 8 "/ 20cms

£ 1650 (US$ 2152) (Euro 1863)

 

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GAVELLE OF PARIS DIRECTOIRE PERIOD CLOCK CIRCA 1795

Mantel Clocks

 

A high quality late 18th century French Directoire period mantel clock. A portico design with black columns with the original gilded decorations. Gilt finials to the base with chain links. A convex enamel dial with fine gilt hands signed 'Gavelle Paris'. An 8-day duration mechanism with silk suspension striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell.

The Gavelle family of clockmakers worked in Paris in the 18th and early 19th century. Pierre Gavelle worked from 1771 to 1800.

Height 12" / 30 cms Width 9 1/2 " / 24 cms Depth 4 " / 10 cms

£ 3750 (US$ 4912) (Euro 4352)

 

 

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Mantel Clocks FRENch veined marble portico clock

A veined marble portico clock with matching vase side garnitures. A convex glass to the enamel dial with floral chasing below the Arabic numerals. A floral cast gilt bronze surround to the dial and column tops with floral urn baskets. A Louis XV sunburst pendulum. Well detailed gilt hands. An 8 day duration French mechanism striking the hours and half hours on a bell. Circa 1895.

Height 16" / 40cms

Depth 4 " / 16cms

Width 10 " / 25cms.

£ 550 (US$ 764) (Euro 618)

 

 

 

 

 

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ARTS AND CRAFTS LIBERTY STYLE MANTEL CLOCK Mantel Clocks

A pewter Arts and Crafts mantel clock. A hammered case with recessed panels and two enamel plaques. A convex glass and silvered dial with blued steel hands. An 8-day duration timepiece mechanism. Circa 1910.

Height 5 " / 13cms

Depth 3 " / 7cms

Width 11 " / 28cms.

£ 375 (US$ 473) (Euro 423)

 

 

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JAPAY GILT FRENCH MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A French gilt bronze mantel clock. Fine quality case castings and surmounted by 4 finials and a floral bowl. Black slate insert panels and base with adjustable feet. An enamel dial with 5 minute outer markers and fine gilt hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell by Japay Freres. Circa 1890.

Height 17" / 43 cms Width 10 " / 25 cms

Depth 5 1/2 " / 14 cms.

£ 975 (US$ 1238) (Euro 1119)

 

 

 

 

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WINTERHALDER & HOFMEIER MANTEL/TABLE CLOCK

 

Mantel Clocks

 

 

 

A good quality oak case mantel/table clock by noted makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier. A ting-tang quarter striking mechanism of 8-day duration. An oak case with a stepped pediment surmounted by a finial. Gilt case mounts to the case and standing on feet. An arched brass and silvered dial with corner gilt spandrels and a slow/fast lever to the arch. Circa 1895.

Height 16" / 40 cms

Width 8 1/2 "/ 24 cms

Depth 7 " / 18 cms.

£ 575 (US$ 752) (Euro 663)

 

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FRENCH LOUIS XV PERIOD VANDERCRUSE MANTEL/TABLE CLOCK

 

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A rare and important 18th century French mantel clock by Vandercruse. Gilt bronze case with 2 love birds, lyre and musical instruments to the top and a pedestal tripod table with removable urn. Classical putti panelling to the base section and standing on a white marble plinth. A convex enamel dial signed 'Vandercruse a Paris' with fine gilt hands and 5 minute outer markers. An 8-day duration mechanism signed Vandercruse to the base with outside striking countwheel. Vandercruse is recorded in Baillies' Watchmakers and Clockmakers of The World' book as being master of the clockmaking company in 1778. This clock came from a private collection from a titled gentleman.

Roger Vandercruse Lacroix was born into one of the most important furniture making dynasties of the 18th century. He was the son of a cabinetmaker in the Faubourg Saint-Antoine, brother of a clockmaker and was related through marriage to some of the most successful ébénistes of his day, including Jean-François Oeben and Jean-Henri Riesener. He became maître in 1755 and took over his father's workshop.

From 1769 to 1774, Vandercruse Lacroix supplied furniture to the Garde-Meuble de la Couronne. His workshop specialized in meubles volants, small fine pieces that could be moved about to suit the activity of the moment, and were admired for their marquetry in geometric and floral patterns made of tulipwood, amaranth, and kingwood. Examples of his work are in the collections of the Louvre, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Waddesdon Manor, Petit Palais in Paris and a clock in the National Museum in Warsaw.

Height 15" / 38 cms

Width 12"/ 30 cms

Depth 8 " / 15 cms.

£ 7250 (US$ 9207) (Euro 8265)

 

 

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JAPAY FRERES GILT PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK

 

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An impressive French mantel clock with porcelain panels. A gilt brass case with flowing floral detaling. Blue and gilt porcelain panels and Roman numerals to the clock dial. Adjustable feet to the base. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a bell by Japay Freres. Circa 1890.

Height 17" / 43 cms

Width 14 "/ 35 cms

Depth 6 " / 15 cms.

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BARTLET FRENCH boulle tortoishell MANTEL CLOCK

Mantel Clocks

A fine quality French boulle tortoishell mantel clock. Red ground with brass boulle inlay. A front glazed panel and to the sides. A visible Louis IV sunburst pendulum. Gilt bronze case mounts and surmounted by an urn finial. An enamel dial with individual enamel numeral cartouches and blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the 1/2 hours and hours on a gong signed 'Bartlet'. Circa 1890.

Height 19" / 49 cms Width 10 " / 25 cms

Depth 5 1/2 " / 14 cms.

£ 1250 (US$ 1588) (Euro 1419)

 

 

 

 

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ANTIQUE 'BRACKET' OR 'TABLE' CLOCK SECTION

 

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JAMES MURRAY BRACKET/TABLE CLOCK.

Mantel Clocks

A quality English single fusee timepiece mantel/bracket clock. A mahogany case with a stepped pediment and gilt brass side handles. Gilt fishscale side panels and standing on bun feet. Recessed brass edged front panels. A convex dial and glass signed 'James Murray London'. A single fusee mechanism with backplate engraved by maker.

Height 16"/41cms Width 11 " /28 cms Depth 6 1/2 "/ 16cms.

James Murray of London is recorded in Loomes' 'Watchmaker and Clockmakers of the World' book as working from 1828.

£ 1750 (US$ 2292) (Euro 2031)

 

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JAMES JOYCE, RUTHIN WELSH TWIN FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

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A Welsh Victorian twin fusee bracket/table clock. A mahogany case with a domed and scrolled pediment. Arched brass side sound fretwork and stepped moulded base. A recessed base panel and standing on bun feet. A cast brass bezel with convex glass (camera reflection shadow) and a domed painted dial. Blued steel hands and signed 'J R Joyce Ruthin'. A double fusee mechanism striking the hours on a bell. Pull cord repeating.

The Joyce family of clockmakers, James John and Robert are well recorded in Peates' 'Clock and Watchmakers in Wales' book as working from 1835. They worked at Clywd and Well Street and an example in the Welsh Museum. This example dates to circa 1850.

Height 19" / 49 cms Width 13" / 34 cms Depth 8 1/2 " / 22 cms

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KING, LONDON FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

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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

£ 2350 (US$ 3042) (Euro 2633)

 

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THOMAS MOSS , GEORGIAN LONDON DOUBLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

A fine quality Georgian London bracket/table clock of neat proportions. An ebonised case with the original finish and brass carrying handle to the pad top. Brass case edging and around the break-arch dial surround. Side sound fretwork and standing on bun feet. An arched painted dial with the original finish and strike/silent to the top. Well made gilt brass hands and signed to the dial 'Thos Moss London 309'. A fine quality 8-day duration twin fusee mechanism with border engraving and signed by the maker. The original pendulum transportation lock and winding crank key. The original key to the front and rear opening doors.

Thomas Moss worked in London from 1775 and died in 1827, he was a member of the clokmakers company in 1786. This example dates to circa 1805.

This clock has come from a private collection from a titled Gentleman and is in fine original condition.

Height 14" / 36 cms

Width 10" / 26 cms

Depth 7 " / 17 cms

£ 4750 (US$ 6223) (Euro 5463)

 

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RICHARD PASSMORE , BARNSTAPLE DOUBLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

Barometers

 

A Georgian Regency English twin fusee bracket/table clock. A mahogany case with brass inlays and surmounted by pineapple finials. Brass bun feet. Ebonised case egding and handles to the side with sound fretted panels. An 8-day duration double fusee mechanism, striking the hours on a bell. Pull cord repeating.

Richard Passmore of Barnstaple is recorded in Ponsfords' 'Devon Clocks and Clockmakers' book as working in the High Street from 1823-1844.

Height 18" / 47 cms

Width 11 " / 28 cms

Depth 6 " / 15 cms

£ 2650 (US$ 3736) (Euro 2993)

 

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LATE VICTORIAN TRIPLE FUSEE BRACKET CLOCK

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A fine quality Victorian English triple fusee bracket/table clock. A rosewood case with coloured boxwood inlays in the form of ribbons and trailing foliage. Rosewood silk fretted side sound fretwork and surmounted by ormolu pineapple finials. Chamfered side columns with inlays. An arched brass and silvered dial with rococo gilt spandrels. Subsidiary dials for 8bells/4bells and strike silent. A triple fusee mechanism chiming the quarters on 8 bells for Whittington and 4 bells for Westminster. A large and impressive clock! Circa 1885.

Height 22 " / 56 cms

Width 15 " / 39 cms

Depth 10 " / 26 cms

£ 3450 (US$ 4554) (Euro 3898)

 

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