John Thwaites, London c1800
A fine mahogany longcase regulator by John Thwaites. It is very small - a 10 inch wide dial and a case height of only 6' 4¼".
The movement is signed for John Thwaites of London and the serial number of 2460 dates this regulator to circa 1800.
Case height 6' 4¼".
William Webster, Exchange Alley, London c1730
An 8-day walnut longcase clock signed on a silvered plaque to the dial centre Wm Webster Exchange Alley London. The clock has a a lovely case with nicely figured walnut veneer.
The clock strikes the hours on a bell and has a strike/silent feature in the arch. The clock has a 5-pillar movement and anchor escapement.
Height 7' 4½".
Thwaites & Reed, London c1825
An 8-day mahogany longcase clock signed on the 12 inch painted dial Thwaites and Reed Clerkenwell London.
The case has excellent mahogany veneers and is a good example of the small elegant longcase clocks produced in Regency London.
Case height 7 2½" including finials.
Thomas Foden, Congleton c1765
A good provincial mahogany longcase clock which shows the phases of the moon. It is signed on the silvered chapter ring Foden, Congleton.
The mahogany and mahogany veneered case has decorative arcading and dentil moulding at the top of the trunk and above the dial, with 3 brass ball and eagle finials.
Height including finials, 7' 5".
John Safley, Edinburgh c1770
A small 8-day longcase clock with an oak case and an arched brass dial signed on a boss in the arch John Safley, Nicolson's Park, Edin.r.
The oak case, of good patination, has turned pillars to the hood surmounted by a swan neck pediment with sphere and eagle finial.
Case height 7' 3" including finial.
John Smith, Coventry c1785
This is an attractive longcase clock by John Smith of Coventry.
The oak case has mahogany crossbanding and mahogany pillars with brass capitals.
The earlier painted dial clocks such as this are very attractive and this is a nice example.
Height: 7' 8½" including the finial.
Thomas Lozano, London c1780
A mahogany 8 day longcase clock, made in London for the Spanish market, signed on a plaque to the 12 inch dial centre Thomas Lozano en Londres.
The mahogany veneered case, of typical London design for the period, has a pagoda top with 3 brass finials.
Height 8' 5" including centre finial.