Chelsea 10" Special Grand Dial Mahogany Empire Clock. An exceedingly rare large dial Chelsea clock. Serial number 35022 dates the clock to 1909. House strike. The clock is completely original in every detail.
English Triple Fusee Bracket Clock. Ca. 1875. The mahogany gable pediment case has gilt bronze vase finials, basket of flowers and foliage scroll in the tympanum, full columns with Corinthian capitols, gilt bronze side tone openings with mask centered sunbursts, gilt bronze key escutcheon, and applied decorations. The base of the clock is decorated with fine gilt leaf molding on the front and sides and sits on lobed bun feet. The clock plays Whittington chimes on 8 bells, Westminster chimes on 4 bells and strikes the hour on a large coiled gong. The case has the original finish which has been polished and waxed. The dial has silvered chapter ring with fleur-de-lys half hour markers, cast gilt bronze spandrels and lunette decorations and sub dials for Chime/ Silent, ®regulation and chime selection. All of the gilt bronze decorations have their original gilding that has been expertly cleaned. The movement has been completely overhauled and plays beautifully. The clock also keeps excellent time. The clock is 23” tall, 14 1/2” wide and 7 3/4” deep. Superb in every way.
This is a ca. 1981 Foster Campos David Wood Shelf Clock. The 35” tall, solid mahogany case is a fine replica of the ca. 1810 original. The case is adorned with delicate satinwood inlays, a marquetry eagle and shield in the center of the crotched mahogany veneered lower door. The case also has reeded quarter columns with brass capitols, carved fretwork top and 3 brass finials. The case is marked 13 - 81. The quality, 8 day, weight driven movement has passing strike on the hour. The clock is a perfect, completely original, example of Foster’s work and is in as new condition. The clock is also in fine running condition.
Chelsea Tambour No. 4 - Ships Bell. The 5 1/2" Special Dial is engraved Beckers, Washington and Chelsea Ships Bell. Serial number 139590 on the movement and wood case bottom dates the clock to 1920. The clock is in the finest restored condition in every way.
German Triple Fusee Bracket Clock with beautifully carved oak case. This clock has a fine quality triple fusee movement chiming on 8 gongs and striking the hour on the 9th gong. The sound of the chiming of this clock is sublimely ethereal as it hangs in the air and slowly decays. Simply superb!