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Brass Cased Eight Day Naval Bulkhead Clock By Barkers of Kensington, London, Mounted on Dark Stained Oak Mount, In Fuly Working Order. Complete With Key. Misc. 856 - Misc. 856
Barkers of Kensington was a department store in Kensington High Street, Kensington, London. It was started by John Barker and James Whitehead, later Lord Mayor of London, in 1870. It was sold to House of Fraser in 1957. This example has a 6 1/2” diameter silvered face which is clean. It has 1-12 hour markings with black metal hour and minute hands. It is marked on the face with "Barkers Kensington". The clock case is brass and comes with a key. The face also has an adjustable slow-fast slider in a slot for fine tuning the time keeping. The clock glass in brass frame twists off to reveal the fine tuning slot. There is also a hole for key winding. The clock case measures 7 1/4” in diameter, opening out to 9" at the mounting flange and is 2 1/4" deep. The case has a mounting brass flange, and three factory drilled holes with which it is mounted to a dark stained oak mount which has two brass mounting lugs. Below the top lug the oak mount is stamped with a serial number "1395". This clock is fully functioning, keeping precise time. The price includes UK delivery. Misc. 856
£495.00

British Naval 8 Day Ship's Brass Bulkhead Clock With 60 Seconds Time Keeping Feature & Key By Mercer, Eywood Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England. Sn 13975 - 13975
An original British made Naval Brass Bulkhead Clock by Thomas Mercer of St. Albans. Thomas Mercer Ltd made chronometers, clocks, instruments and measuring equipment in London and St. Albans, from 1858 until 1984, when dial gauges were being replaced by electronic measuring devices and chronometers by GPS. For 126 years, Thomas Mercer and his successors had, between them, made over 30,000 chronometers of all types. This example has a 6" diameter face which is clean and 1-12 hour markings with black metal hour and minute hands together with an inner 1 1/4” diameter 60 second timer roundel with second hand indicator. The clock case is brass and comes with a key. The face also has an adjustable slow-fast slider in a slot for fine tuning the time keeping. There is also a hole for key winding. The face is marked with "B Deck Made in England". The face is covered by a glazed hinged top. The clock case measures 6 1/2” in diameter and is 3 1/4" deep. The case has a mounting brass flange, and four factory drilled holes for wall mounting. This clock is fully functioning, keeping precise time. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13975
£345.00

RESERVED RESERVED WW2 1940 To 1960’s Large British Royal Navy Admiralty Military Operations Room Brass Bulkhead Clock With 60 Second feature, Synchronising ‘Stop Button’& Original Key. Sn 13965 - 13965
An original British Royal Navy Admiralty Military Operations Room brass bulkhead clock. These types of clock were used from the beginning of WW2 through to the 1960’s. These clocks have an unusual outer dial 60 second counting feature with red ‘hand’ most likely used for calculating travel or navigation & an inner hour roundel feature with 2 black hands (the longer black hand indicates minutes by utilising the numerals on the outer dial numerals). The clock also features a synchronising ‘stop button’ on the side of the case to allow personnel to synchronise watches before going into action. It also has an external hand adjustment dial on the opposite side of the case. The clock case is brass and comes with its original key which locks the lid of the clock via a slot in the case and winds it via a slot in the face. The face is white with an adjustable slow-fast slider in a slot for fine tuning the time keeping. The face is marked with stores code number ‘0552/160174’. There is a black crows foot type arrow above the 30 numeral on the face which is either a WD mark or time keeping indicator and the lower edge is marked 'Made In Great Britain'. The face is covered by a glazed hinged. The clock case measures 11" in diameter and is 4" deep. The rim of the case is holed for wall mounting. This Naval piece has been recently cleaned and serviced and is fully functioning, keeping precise time. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13965
£475.00

SOLD SOLD SOLD Naval Bulkhead 'Royal Mariner' Clock By Schatz, Fully Working and Chimes The Naval Watch 'Ships Bells', Complete With Brass Key. Sn 13870 - 13870
Schatz, founded in 1881, are the world's leading manufacturer of classic ship's clocks, barometers and associated instruments. They are particularly renowned for their eight-day mechanical chiming movements, and have supplied both commercial and naval fleets for many years. The Royal Mariner Clock has two eight-day mechanical movements, one for the clock and one for the chimes to mark the time honoured "Ship's Bells" naval watch system, four hours on, four hours off (each half hour is marked by an increasing number of strikes until "eight bells", time to change over). This is a top of the range instrument. The case is solid brass with a thick glass port, secured by a brass clamp. This example has a 5” diameter face which is clean and Roman numeral markings with black metal hour and minute hands. The case back is 7" in diameter and has 4 factory drilled holes for bulkhead mounting. It is in full working order. It has the original brass no 6 key. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13870
£0.00

***SOLD***SOLD*** British Naval 'B Deck' Ship's Brass Bulkhead Clock With 60 Seconds Time Keeping Feature & Key With Movement By Elliot Of London. Sn 13966 - 13966
An original British made Naval Brass Bulkhead Clock with movement by Elliot of London. The name of Elliott has been synonymous with quality clocks for well over over 100 years. In 1865 James Jones Elliott of 156 Cheapside in the City of London, was apprenticed to "Bateman" of 82 St John Street, Smithfield, London, to learn the art of clock making. It was not obvious at the time, but this was to be the origin of a company that would achieve a worldwide reputation as a manufacturer of the fine quality Elliott of London clock. This example has a 7 1/2” diameter face which is clean and Roman numeral markings with black metal hour and minute hands together with an inner 1 1/4” diameter 60 second timer roundel with second hand indicator. The clock case is brass and comes with a key. The face also has an adjustable slow-fast slider in a slot for fine tuning the time keeping. There is also a hole for key winding. The face is marked with "B Deck Made in England". The face is covered by a glazed hinged top. The clock case measures 6 1/2” in diameter and is 2 1/2" deep. The case has a mounting brass tab, and four factory drilled holes for wall mounting. This clock is fully functioning, keeping precise time. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13966
£0.00

SOLD SOLD Victorian Era British Army In India Spear Point ‘Pig Sticker’ Lance Tip By R.B. Rodda & Co. Calcutta In Leather Sheath By The Same Maker. Sn 13959 - 13959
An excellent original British Army In India ‘Pig Sticker’ Lance tip by R.B. Rodda & Co, Calcutta with its original leather sheath by the same maker. The steel lance tip is 9” long overall. It has a four edged spear point which is 4 1/4" long with a 5 3/4” ferrule. One of the lance tip blades is nicely stamped with the maker "R.B. Rodda & Co Calcutta". The lance tip is carried in an original brown leather sheathe which has reinforcing at the tip. It is very nicely made and all stitching is present and secure. It has a nice patina. The top of the sheath is embossed in gold with the a Crown over the makers name "R.B. Rodda & Co Calcutta". The steel tip fits snugly into the sheath. This is a very nice complete lance 'Pig Sticking' tip and leather sheath. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13959
£0.00

SOLD SOLD SOLD 1970's MINIATURE, FIREARMS QUALITY, English Made, Colt 1851 Navy Sherrif Single Action .44 Calibre Cap & Ball Revolver. Sn 13882 - 13882
This quality Firearms quality Colt Single Action 1851 Navy Sheriff Model revolver replicates the original .44 Calibre Colt 6 shot revolver in miniature. This excellent miniature is one of a collection of American wild west era revolvers made from scratch utilising quality materials in the 1970's by an un-named English manufacturer. These miniatures are exact replicas of the wild west originals. It has a colour case hardened frame, barrel and hammer and brass trigger frame. Its walnut grips are undamaged. The frame is stamped with number ‘087’. The miniature measures 3 ¾” overall length and has an octagonal barrel with brass post fore sight. The firing action operates identical to the original full size weapon and can be stripped, cocked and dry fired. These miniatures are highly desirable and collectable. Price includes UK delivery. Sn 13882
£0.00

RARE, Victorian Or Earlier Medieval / Italian Renaissance Form Battle Shield With Ornate Decoration. Sn 13597 - 13597
The Victorian era saw a revival of interest of objects from the renaissance and ancient medieval cultures that influenced architecture, decoration, furnishings and art. This renewed awareness led to an intense affinity of arms and armour from those periods of history and production of quality authentic reproduction arms and armour. This is a fine medieval / renaissance form battle shield. Its excellent quality and form indicates that it is either a Victorian reproduction or possibly a much earlier piece. The iron shield is 23” diameter with a rope effect and riveted rim. The surface of the shield is elegantly convex and has a pyramid form 3” spike in its centre mounted on a stylised rose form boss, which in its original form would allow the carrier to strike opponent’s, allowing the shield to be used for both defence and attack. This form also provides strength to the structure and would assist deflection of striking weapons. The whole surface of the shield has beautifully etched panels in the Italian Renaissance style featuring religious, hunting, and battle iconography. The shield retains its original shape and original 4 carry strap lugs. The rear of the shield has its original leather riveted padding and a later steel wire carry handle or wall hanger cord secured to 2 of the lugs. The shield has even patina and no damage. Price for this quality shield worthy of further research includes UK delivery. Sn 13597
£975.00

SOLD SOLD SOLD MINI, FIREARMS QUALITY, ALL MATCHING NUMBERS Colt Model 1851 Navy Cap & Ball .36 Calibre 6 Shot Revolver With Engraved Cylinder Scene & Octagonal Barrel By Uberti Italy (SERIAL NUMBER 482 ONE OF 2 CONSECUTIVE SERIAL NUMBERED AVAILABLE) - 13750:2
This quality Firearms quality Italian Colt revolver replicates the original Colt Model 1851 Navy cap & ball .36-calibre revolver in miniature. The 1851 Navy was a six-shot, single-action percussion weapon used by Union & Confederate forces during the American Civil War. This near mint miniature is one of a collection of American wild west / civil war era revolvers produced in the 1980's to exacting standards by the quality firearms manufacturer Uberti Italy. These miniatures are exact replicas of the American Civil War originals. It has a case hardened frame, under lever captive ram rod and hammer, blued barrel & cylinder with engraved Naval battle cylinder scene signed ‘Engaged 16 May 1843’, ‘Patent No’ & ‘Engraved By W.L Ormsby New York’. The trigger frame is brass and is stamped ‘.36 cal’. Its walnut grip is undamaged. It has all matching numbers ‘482’ on the barrel block, trigger guard, frame and butt. The miniature measures 6 ½” overall length. The single action firing mechanism operates identical to the original full size weapon and it strips, cocks and dry fires. These miniatures are highly desirable and collectable. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13750:2. NB THIS IS ONE OF 2 CONSECUTIVELY SERIAL NUMBERED MINT MINIATURE COLT 1851 NAVY REVOLVERS AVAILABLE. THE OTHER AVAILABLE IS NUMBERED 482 (SEE OUR STOCK NUMBER Sn 13750:1). THE PISTOLS ARE £650 EACH OR £1,100 FOR THE PAIR IF BOUGHT TOGETHER.
£0.00

SOLD SOLD MINI FIREARMS QUALITY, ALL MATCHING NUMBERS Colt Model 1851 Navy Cap & Ball .36 Calibre 6 Shot Revolver With Engraved Cylinder Scene & Octagonal Barrel By Uberti Italy (SERIAL NUMBER 481 ONE OF 2 CONSECUTIVE SERIAL NUMBERED AVAILABLE) - 13750:1
This quality Firearms quality Italian Colt revolver replicates the original Colt Model 1851 Navy cap & ball .36-calibre revolver in miniature. The 1851 Navy was a six-shot, single-action percussion weapon used by Union & Confederate forces during the American Civil War. This near mint miniature is one of a collection of American wild west / Civil War era revolvers produced in the 1980's to exacting standards by the quality firearms manufacturer Uberti Italy. These miniatures are exact replicas of the American Civil War originals. It has a case hardened frame, under lever captive ram rod and hammer, blued barrel & cylinder with engraved Naval battle cylinder scene signed ‘Engaged 16 May 1843’, ‘Patent No’ & ‘Engraved By W.L Ormsby New York’. The trigger frame is brass and is stamped ‘.36 cal’. Its walnut grip is undamaged. It has all matching numbers ‘481’ on the barrel block, trigger guard, frame and butt. The miniature measures 6 ½” overall length. The single action firing mechanism operates identical to the original full size weapon and it strips, cocks and dry fires. These miniatures are highly desirable and collectable. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13750:1. NB THIS IS ONE OF 2 CONSECUTIVELY SERIAL NUMBERED MINT MINIATURE COLT 1851 NAVY REVOLVERS AVAILABLE. THE OTHER AVAILABLE IS NUMBERED 482 (SEE OUR STOCK NUMBER Sn 13750:2). THE PISTOLS ARE £650 EACH OR £1,100 FOR THE PAIR IF BOUGHT TOGETHER.
£0.00
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