Antique clocks blog home → viewing post: dating antique painted dial clocks dating antique painted dial clocks january 5, 2012 antique longcase or grandfather clocks were made in britain from about 1658 and during the first few years their production was confined almost exclusively to london one of the earliest provincial grandfather. Properly dating a clock process the principles to be used here apply to most english clocks, and some american ones longcase clocks found today are. This is a superb english antique edwardian, mahogany and inlaid 8 day, 5 tube longcase clock, circa 1900 in date it has a beautiful brass decorative breakar.
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The early brass dial clocks only had one the majority of english grandfather clocks were made in the midlands and the how to date your grandfather clock. From 1730 longcase clocks ceased being made in london, the clockmakers followed the demands of fashion, and made bracket, or shelf clocks provincial clockmakers, many trained in london, made large numbers of longcase clocks from 1700 right through to 1880, when imports of cheap german and american wall and mantle clocks put an. 1750 english grandfather clock dating your clock the 18th and 19th centuries were the best of times for the english clock industry a few clocks of longcase. Dating clock movements by suspension mechanism dating by use of a count wheel most of the clocks.