A VERY RARE LATE 17th CENTURY QUARTER CHIMING LANTERN CLOCK the case surmounted by a finial on brass bell straps supporting a large steel bell above pierced engraved frets, the 6" Roman chapter ring surrounding a foliate engraved center fronting a weight-driven posted framed striking movement with verge escapement chiming the quarters on a nest of four bells situated below the larger bell 36cm high.
AN IMPRESSIVE REGENCY BRONZE AND ORMOLU MOUNTED HANGING LIGHT FITTING IN THE STYLE OF MESSENGER & SON having an urn-shaped stem with 24 leaf cast branches - now converted for electric 170cm high 125cm wide.
A RARE GEORGE II WALNUT PARQUETRY SPHERICAL MOON LONGCASE CLOCK the hood with moulded pediment above a glazed arch door flanked by turned brass-capped columns on a slender break fronted case with walnut parquetry panels on matching base with parquetry star, the 13" brass arched dial having an applied moulded edge, gilt spandrels with silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted and foliate engraved centre with subsidiary seconds dial and calendar aperture, the arch having a rotating ball moon fronting an arch-shaped six pillar eight-day weight driven movement with turned steelwork and swan neck suspension striking and repeating the hours on a bell 236cm high
CHARLES FRODSHAM, LONDON. AN EXHIBITION QUALITY 18CT GOLD AND ENAMEL HALF HUNTER POCKET WATCH having the finest quality enamel case depicting a coat of arms, the enamel dial with Roman numerals and five-minute markers with sweeping seconds dial and signed Chas. Frodsham 84, Strand, London No. 02419. Fronting a finely made fusee jewelled movement with balance wheel escapement signed and numbered with the 1st prize medal stamps 52mm diameter.
OIL ON CANVAS. On the scent, having hounds being followed by the hunt in a woodland setting, 107cm high, 91cm wide - signed with monogram "BF" in gilt swept frame
A LATE 17th CENTURY CENTURY 10" ROSEWOOD OYSTER VENEERED PARQUETRY LONGCASE CLOCK the case having a rising hood with moulded pediment and pierced sound fret above a glazed dial aperture flanked by barley twist columns on slender trunk with long moulded door and glass bull's eye lenticle on box base and bun feet, the 10" square brass dial with winged cherub head spandrels and silvered Roman chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with subsidiary seconds dial and calendar aperture fronting a fully latched five-pillar eight-day weight driven movement with outside countwheel striking the hours on a bell 198cm high