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Cromwellian period lantern clock by Samuell Davis lantern clock made about 1710 by John Risbridger of Brentford, Middlesex Fine early lantern clock made about 1660

A fine Cromwellian period lantern clock by ‘Samuell Davis at London in Lothbury Fecit’, as he signed his clocks. It was made in the 1650s with balance wheel control, converted later to anchor escapement and long pendulum. He was born about 1626 and trained under William Selwood from 1641 till 1648. He worked at the sign of the Golden Ball in Lothbury till the premises were destroyed in the Great Fire of London in 1666. He then moved to the east to work in St. Katherine Creechurch parish, and he died about 1684. This is one of only three lantern clocks so far documented by him. One of the weights is a Civil War cannonball! Cleaned and serviced. SOLD.
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A handsome lantern clock with anchor escapement and long pendulum made about 1710 by John Risbridger of Brentford, Middlesex. He was born in 1682, the son of Dorking clockmaker William Risbridger and grandson of clockmaker John Aylward, whose Brentford business he inherited in 1707. He married in 1714 and worked at Brentford till his death in 1735. The clock is preserved in excellent condition and is the only lantern clock so far documented by him.
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A fine early lantern clock made about 1660 with (re-converted) balance wheel control. The maker was working from 1655 to 1685. Awaiting cleaning.
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Fine and rare lantern clock made in York by William Raynes A handsome lantern clock made about 1720 by Thomas Gullven of Horsmonden in Kent  

A very fine and rare lantern clock made in York by William Raynes. Lantern clocks made in York are very few in number, only seven being recorded altogether by all known York clockmakers. Raynes was born about 1640, trained in London under William Almond through the Clockmakers' Company, was freed in 1669 and worked initially in Butcher's Row, East Smithfield. He left London some time after 1672 and worked in York, where he became a freeman in 1687. His brother, Thomas, was Lord Mayor of York in 1688. He died in 1695 after a fall from his horse. Only two other lantern clocks are known made by him in York. This is the only one with original anchor escapement. Currently in running order but awaiting servicing.
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A handsome lantern clock made about 1720 by Thomas Gullven of Horsmonden in Kent, converted about 1900 to a double-fusee, spring-driven, two-handed, eight-day, high-quality movement with chain drive. The maker is recorded as having several children born at Horsmonden in the1730s and he died there in 1758. The clock has just been cleaned and fully serviced.
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