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Dial signed Sam Barrow Hermitage London. Circa 1700. A complete, original 11 inch plated 30 hour movement / dial which comes with a cast iron weight and later pendulum. The movement also comes with an interesting pulley. The movement runs well and has been serviced recently. Some minor restoration work (calendar).
SAMUEL BARROW of London was born about 1674 and was apprenticed through the Clockmakers' Company in July 1688 to John Barrow, until 1695 and was made free in April 1696. In 1697 he signed the Clockmakers' Company oath of allegiance, with a shaky hand (Loomes)
Rare and Interesting early thirty hour verge movement playing on a nest of six bells, the 10" square brass dial signed George Tyler, London on the brass chapter ring, enclosing a matted centre with subsidiary seconds dial signed Kidgell, Sarum over a calendar aperture
*George Tyler was recorded working at Popeshead Alley, London (1692-1723)
There is a period, slim proportion oak case available for this clock (not included).
Standard sized lantern clock 11 inch square dialed Longcase movement by / signed 'Richd Rooker-King Street, Smithfield, London'. 100% original (modern rope). C ~1685. An untouched example with much character. 40 hour time / count wheel bell strike, original early anchor escapement.
£1250. Serviced. Can be supplied with weight and period pendulum.
A pristine, original movement / dial / hand set / seatboard set. Thomas Strange (Kingston) London, C 1805.
Synthetic gut strung, less pulleys, pendulum, and weights (which can be provided). 8Day time and rack type bell striking on the hour. Serviced and fully operational.
A good mid 18th century thirty hour longcase clock birdcage movement, the 10" square brass dial signed Char. Lewis, Wincanton, on the silvered chapter ring enclosing a matted centre, with single iron hand