Wall Clocks for Sale

Foster c1870Berry c1750Beavington c1795GPO c1890

Eleven inch dial, mahogany 8-day fusee wall timepiece by Foster. c1870


Mahogany dial timepiece by Foster of London. 8-day spring powered, chain fusee movement with anchor escapement. Shaped four pillar movement plates. 11" white dial with Roman numerals and black steel spade hands. 16" full diameter and 6 1/2" deep. Brass plaque below the dial stamped 1830. Pendulum also stamped 1830.
Offered at US$2,600

Robert Berry verge tavern clock. c1750


A George II rare small gilt and black japanned tavern timepiece with verge escapement signed Robt. Berry, Hitchin. c1750. The dial is 15 inches diameter with Roman hour numerals and Arabic minute numbers every five minutes. The hands are brass with pierced hour hand. The clock is signed below the dial.
The 8-day plated fusee movement is spring powered with verge and crownwheel escapement and short bob pendulum with holdfast. The timepiece is 24" high, 19" wide and 6" deep.
Offered at US$9,700

Mahogany Hooded wall clock with painted dial signed Will’m Beavington, Stourbridge. c1795


Solid mahogany case, hooded wall clock with separate lower trunk with carved detail to the bottom and sides and small cut-outs to either side. Slide off hood also of solid mahogany, glazed front door hinged to RHS and brass knob to LHS. Turned plain pillars on either side with turned wood caps and bases.

Hood has shaped wood cresting. 

Square dial, 8” sides, white painted with alarm to the center. Gilt painted spandrels to the four corners, Roman chapters. Diamond half hour markers and full inner quarter circle. No minute ring. Single steel hand.

Dial signed Will’m Beavington, Stourbridge. 

Brass posted movement with flat brass posts. Anchor escape with small anchor covering just two teeth. 13” pendulum length with pear shaped lead bob. Verge driven alarm using small 20 ounce weight and rope drive. Alarm bell is 4 ¼” diameter and of bronze. The movement has four wheel train driven by chain and an eight pound weight. Movement is bolted to seat board and screwed to the trunk cheeks. 

William Beavington is listed in Baillie as working 1795. Stourbridge is just eleven miles West of Birmingham in England. 

Beavington has a watch in the New York University (Baillie). 

Clock is 34” high and 14 ½” wide at the hood.

Offered at US$3,600

Dual Faced 8-Day Hanging GPO Dial Clock - 11 1/4" dial


Mahogany two faced hanging dial clock. Both white dials 11 1/4 inch diameter with Roman hour numbers and minute band with lines at each minute and triangle at each five minute position. Both dials have GPO just below the centre arbor. Black spade hour hand and pointed minute hand.
The mahogany case is 15 inches diameter and 8 1/2 inches deep. The case has a side door and a bottom door. Comes complete with a 17 inch long brass hanging bracket.
Heavy brass plated movement, spring powered and chain fusee drive. Anchor escapement and second motion work mounted on an extended plate driving the second dial.
Offered at US$3,800