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Grandfather Clocks

Grandfather clocks evolved with the development of the pendulum clock in the 17th century. Innovative clockmakers lengthened pendulums in order to create a more reliable timekeeping device, and a case was needed to protect the pendulum and weights for domestic clocks. This inconvenience was solved by creating the longcase style of clock, more commonly known as the grandfather clock.

By the mid-18th century, American clockmakers began making tall-case clocks by hand. Due to the heavy tax on brass and other clockmaking materials shipped from abroad, the colonial grandfather clock was made mostly of wood, including its movements.

Originally producing chiming wall and mantel clocks, Howard Miller began manufacturing grandfather clocks in the '60s including the colonial-style Barwick... Read more

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George III oak Thomas Moore of Ipswich longcase clock,the hood with a stepp

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£400 (starting bid)

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Lovely Ridge way Grandfather Clock in good condition - great clock

December 3, 2016, 1:30 PM PST
Olympia, WA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Stunning moonphase Grandfather clock in great cond - lovely wood grain

December 3, 2016, 1:30 PM PST
Olympia, WA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Seth Thomas Grandfather Clock

December 3, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
Hardeeville, SC, USA

$50 (starting bid)

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Electric Grandfather Clock

December 3, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
Hardeeville, SC, USA

$15 (1 bid)

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Howard Miller Grandfather Clock

December 3, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
Hardeeville, SC, USA

$110 (4 bids)

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AN OAK LONGCASE CLOCK BY ROBERT MASON OF KELSO, CIRCA 1820-1830

December 4, 2016, 11:00 AM AEDT
Woollahra, Australia

AUD2,600 (1 bid)

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Early C19th black laquered 30 hour long case clock with painted dial depict

December 4, 2016, 10:30 AM AEST
Ocean Grove , Australia

AUD1,800 (starting bid)

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Georgian Mahogany Cased Grandfather Clock, 19 C.

December 4, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Atlanta, GA, USA

$451 (starting bid)

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Luman Watson Cincinnati Tall Case Clock, 19th C.

December 4, 2016, 11:00 AM EST
Atlanta, GA, USA

$701 (starting bid)

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Emperor Grandfather Clock

December 4, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Bonita Springs, FL, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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9 Tube Mahogany Glass Cased Grandfather Clock

December 4, 2016, 10:00 AM PST
Lake Worth, FL, USA

$900 (starting bid)

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Arts & Crafts Mission Oak Grandfather Clock

December 4, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
Alpena, MI, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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AN 18TH CENTURY MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY IRISH LONGCASE

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€750 (starting bid)

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A GEORGE IV PERIOD INLAID MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK,

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€350 (starting bid)

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AN EIGHT DAY INLAID MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK,  by J

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€300 (starting bid)

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AN EIGHT-DAY CARVED OAK LONG CASE CLOCK,  with rec

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€250 (starting bid)

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A FINE EIGHT DAY IRISH MAHOGANY LONG CASE CLOCK,

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€500 (starting bid)

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AN EARLY OAK LONGCASE CLOCK, the square brass dial

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€120 (starting bid)

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A MODERN GERMAN LONGCASE CLOCK,  the swan neck ped

December 6, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€120 (starting bid)

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A SMALL MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK,  late 19th centur

December 7, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€500 (starting bid)

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AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK,  by

December 7, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€350 (starting bid)

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A FINE LARGE 19TH CENTURY INLAID AND CROSS BANDED

December 7, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€350 (starting bid)

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A FINE LARGE INLAID MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK,  by C

December 7, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Castlecomer, Ireland

€350 (starting bid)

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A George IV oak longcase clock outlined throughout with mahogany crossbande

December 9, 2016, 10:30 AM BST
Newark, United Kingdom

£200 (starting bid)

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A George IV mahogany longcase clock the swan neck pediment centred on a bal

December 9, 2016, 10:30 AM BST
Newark, United Kingdom

£100 (starting bid)

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An early George III oak longcase clock the swan neck pediment with floral c

December 9, 2016, 10:30 AM BST
Newark, United Kingdom

£200 (starting bid)

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A George III mahogany and oak cottage longcase clock with swan neck pedimen

December 9, 2016, 10:30 AM BST
Newark, United Kingdom

£150 (starting bid)

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FL Wilson & Co mahogany tall case clock

December 10, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
East Moriches, NY, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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 Lucite clock.The

December 10, 2016, 5:00 PM EST
Hallandale , FL, USA

$600 (starting bid)

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Antique French long case clock, carved oak trunk and hood, approx 233cm H

December 11, 2016, 11:00 AM AEDT
Sydney, Australia

AUD240 (starting bid)

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An Empire style gilt-bronze mounted and emerald silk-lined mahogany tall case clock, Late 19th century

December 14, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$300 (starting bid)

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Federal inlaid mahogany tall case clock, early 19th century

December 15, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$750 (starting bid)

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