An unusual & attractive 8 day Longcase clock by Watkins of Abergavenny. The movement striking the hours on a bell and with feature ‘Adam &
A wonderful, 8 day, automata longcase clock. The 12” painted dial features a naive scene of a lion eating a deer, the eyes of the
The 13” painted dial is signed Bartley and Eggert of Bristol and features Arabic numerals, anchors to the corners and a rocking Neptune to the
A fine, painted dial, 8 day longcase clock by James Slade of Trowbridge, Wiltshire. The movement striking the hours on a bell. The colourful, well
A fine, small, mahogany longcase clock by Clarke of Dorchester. The pretty 12” painted dial features an automata rocking ship in the arch, subsidiary seconds
British longcase clocks were sometimes produced with various automata features in the arch of the dial. They are usually driven by the pendulum of the clock, as in the case of the rocking ships, Adam & Eve and rocking father time.