Bonhams : Fine Clocks

Fine Clocks

12 Dec 2018, starting at 14:00 GMT .

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A fine and very rare mid 19th century French gilt brass giant Breguet-style grande sonnerie striking carriage clock with perpetual calendar, minute repeat, alarm and moonphase Signed on the frontplate Lefrand, Paris.

'K1' An exceptional recreation of one of John Harrison's wooden longcase 'Pendulum=clocks' of 1725-1728 Andrew King, London. Begun in 1977. Completed 1996.

A very rare second quarter of the 19th century French engraved gilt brass alarm timepiece with automatic lighter Jean-Robert Houdin

A late 19th century French engraved brass oval bell- and gong- striking carriage clock Numbered 654

A good late 19th century French gorge cased grand sonnerie striking and repeating carriage clock By Henri Jacot, no. 11170

A good late 19th century French gilt brass oval grande-sonnerie striking and repeating carriage clock in original box The movement numbered 713. 2

A late 19th century French engraved brass grande-sonenrie striking and repeating carriage clock with alarm The movement stamped with the encircled B trademark 2

A good and rare 19th century French five-minute repeating silvered and lacquered brass carriage clock with silvered mask by Henri Jacot Numbered 5230

A LATE 19TH CENTURY GILT BRONZE FRENCH GRANDE SONNERIE GORGE CASED CARRIAGE CLOCK Margaine, Paris, number 2046. Retailed by Emanuel, 3 The Hard, Portsea

A good second half of the 19th century French lapis-lazuli mounted ormolu mantel clock Charles Dutertre, Paris

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27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

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