Fine Clocks

16 Dec 2015, starting at 14:00 GMT.

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lots

A mid 17th century brass lantern clock Thomas Knifton, in the Crossed Keys, Lothbury fecit

A good and rare 17th century miniature brass striking alarm lantern clock Thomas Knifton at the sign of the crossed keys in Lothbury

A rare late 17th century West Country lantern clock Attributed to Thomas Veale, Chew Magna

A very rare mid 17th century brass striking lantern clock with unique dial pattern and very early pendulum escapement Peter Closon, London

A rare mid 18th century Turkish market lantern clock with a quarter chiming carillon Isaac Rogers, London

An exceptionally large and rare late 17th century brass Chamber clock Perres, London

A late 17th/early 18th century transitional posted frame weight driven clock Joseph Windmills, London

A late 17th century miniature brass lantern clock Joseph Knibb, London

Ronald A. Lee, 'The Knibb Family Clockmakers'

A late 18th century Japanese hashira dokie wall clock

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