Fine Clocks
9 Jul 2014, starting at 14:00 BST.

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lots

A rare late 19th century French quarter chiming carriage clock on four bells

A late 19th century French bell-striking porcelain-panelled carriage clock with jewelled borders

A fine and very rare late 18th century mahogany astronomical longcase clock with deadbeat escapement, hinged crutch and unusual drum-shaped weights Emery, London

A rare late 17th century Scottish walnut and marquetry longcase clock of one month duration Andrew Broun, Edinburgh

A late 19th century French ormolu-mounted white marble lyre clock with swinging paste-set bezel Gille L'Aine, Paris

A good late 19th century French grande sonnerie carriage clock of small size CEFT for E Caldwell and Co Philadelphia

A good late 19th century miniature oval carriage timepiece with engraved case Retailed by Frazer & Haws, Paris and London

A second quarter of the 20th century German marine chronometer A. Lange & Söhne, Glashütte B/Dresden, No.5402

An important second quarter of the 19th century marine chronometer used on the second voyage of HMS Beagle and subsequently for the North American Boundary Expedition W.E. Frodsham, London, number 2, dated 1825

A rare early 18th century burr amboyna longcase clock R Haughtin, Fetter Lane

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