A really pretty little local 30hr longcase clock by Hardwell of Andover. . Plated movement with countwheel strike. Blued steel hands. The 11” painted dial
An unusual & attractive 8 day Longcase clock by Watkins of Abergavenny. The movement striking the hours on a bell and with feature ‘Adam &
A very pretty little oak Longcase clock by John Hargrave of Sleaford. Early 12” square ‘gesso’ dial, with seconds and calendar. 8 day weight driven
A fine, small, 8 day oak longcase clock. Brass dial, with chapter ring and ‘Urn’ spandrels, date aperture, subsidiary seconds dial original blued steel hands,
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
A very pretty, slim, 8 day longcase clock. The 12”, square, painted dial is signed ‘Hancock Junior of Yeovil’, and has seconds subsidiary and a
Oak was used to construct longcase clock cases in its solid form only, i.e. it was not used as a veneer. It was used extensively as a ‘carcase’ wood upon which finer timbers were veneered, or used to produce ‘solid oak’ clock cases. Oak longcase clock cases can come in a variety of colours depending on how it has been treated during its life, varying from a very dark, almost black to a warm golden colour.