John and Rico's Antique Clocks from Their Drawing Room.



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# 5701. An English wall clock with a tall case clock movement. Signed on the face: "Stephen Asselin / London". Asselin is noted in "Britain's Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers" As: "Early bell top clock inscribed Stephen Asselin c. 1695; bracket clock 1700" This clock is 50" tall and 19" wide; the face is 11.75" across and 16" tall. The clock strikes the hour and 5 minutes after the hour and the half hour and is in operating condition. This is a most unusual clock. The works are period and we believe that the case is also period with original paint. Inquiries.

# 5297. A French Gothic Mantle Clock. Bronze: Mercury Gilt and dark bronze patina. Size: 5" x 10" x 21.25". Chimes (striking a bell) on the hour and half hour. In operating condition. Price $6,500.00.

# 5485. An American Aesthetic Movement wall clock - Japanese influenced design. Size: 10" x 12.5". Silver and gold plate on brass. A similar theme clock was exhibited in "The Japan Idea" at the Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford in 1990. The dial on the above clock is identical to the one exhibited in Hartford. Attributed to Reed and Barton - Taunton Massachusetts. The movement appears to be original and operates. $3,850.00

# 5009. A fine bronze, slate and lapis 19th century clock. Neo-Grec in style. We will notate the figure when available.The figure is of Size: 6" x 7.5" wide x 17" tall. The Figure is 8" tall. Condition: This clock has two winding springs (the clock chimes on the hour and half hour) and both winding springs need to be replaced. The clockwork appears to be original and intact. There is a small chip to the slate on the lower right front corner of the clock. Price: $2,750.00.

# 4840. A Three piece Clock Garniture. Soft Paste Pottery. From the workshop of Jean Pointu working at Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye . Size of the clock is: 19" tall x 13" wide and 7" deep. Each of the two vases at 13" tall x 9" wide and 6" deep. Condition: multiple edge flakes to the very three dimensional applied flowers and leaves. Mark with a factory incised mark. The clock itself strikes on the hour and half hour and is in operating condition. Circa 1880's. The price for the three piece set is: $3,000.00.

# 3449. Pictured is an early 19th century {c. 1825} Viennese 'Eagle' clock. Three train silk escapement movement. In Vienna these are called "Adleruhr". This clock chimes every 15 minutes and must be wound every day {30 Hour movement}. Size: app. 27" x 27". Replaced pendulum. Carved wood. Original surface: very worn. Original enamel dial with chips and damage to the dial. In working condition. This is the standard clock that graced better homes in Vienna during the Biedermeier Era. An elegant and beautiful time piece. As with all of our items displayed on the internet, detailed photos are available. Price: $15,000.00.

# 2222. Pictured is a fine gilt and patinated bronze clock. C. 1875-85. A Triton sits atop a ball. The case is probably Vienna; the works is German (Lenzkirch clock manufacturer located in the Rhineland). Superb casting. Original finish and movement. 14½" tall. Price: $7,250.00.



The Drawing Room is located at 152-154 Spring Street, Newport, Rhode Island 02840.We are open daily from 11 am to 5 pm and by appointment. If you have an interest in an item listed in this document or wish to purchase an item, please call us at 1-401-841-5060 (cell: 401-261-3980). The Partnership of Gacher and Santi has been in business for over 40 years. We have been located in Newport since 1985. Our email address is:

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