Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Blog
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Musical Instruments Hitting the Right Notes at Auction at McTear's in Glasgow
Thursday, 8 December 2016
Lot 33, a fine early 20th century Italian violin, surpassed its estimate of £300-500 in the saleroom during The Clocks, Scientific and Musical Instruments Auction, held 8th December. Bearing the label 'Liuteria Classica Napoletana diretta dal ...
Friday, 26 August 2016
The Clocks, Musical & Scientific Instruments Auction, held 26th August, offered a wonderful selection of terrific timepieces and interesting instruments. From saxophones to microscopes, there was something for all tastes and all budgets. The star...
Industrial Design Art Deco Clock at McTear's Auction in Glasgow
Thursday, 7 July 2016
We are happy to offer you a sneak preview of Lot 72 in our upcoming Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments sale, held 21st July.
The lot is an over-sized Art Deco Industrial Design clock by Smiths English Clock Systems, London. Fitted ...
Fine 19th Century Music Box Selling at McTear's in July
Monday, 4 July 2016
McTear's is very happy to offer a 19th Centuiry Swiss music box in July's Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Sale.
Lot 40 is a large example by Etouffoirs en Acier soit a Spiraux. The card and winding arm are numbered 302 and the 5...
Important Gothic Revival Clock in the McTear's Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Sale, July
Friday, 24 June 2016
McTear's are happy to offer the following clock in the July Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments sale:
LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY GOTHIC REVIVAL MANTEL CLOCK
Attributed to Bruce Talbert, by Hart, Son, Peard & Co. (atrributed maker)
Iconic Art Deco Industrial Design Skyscraper Scales on Auction in Glasgow
Tuesday, 21 June 2016
Joseph Sinel was a pioneer in what he termed “Industrial Design” and a man whose work became synonymous with the American image of the 1920s and 1930s. It may surprise some, then, that he was actually born in New Zealand and trained in G...
McTear's Auctioneers in Glasgow: Specialists in Clocks & Instruments
Monday, 20 June 2016
The McTear’s Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments sale is growing month on month. Held every five weeks, the auction features time pieces of all types – from the grandest of grandfather clocks to the best of bracket clo...
The Sound of Music - Fine 19th Century Parlour Guitar Selling at McTear's Auction in Glasgow
Wednesday, 8 June 2016
Lot 13 in July's Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction is a fine 19th Century Parlour guitar by the renowned maker Louis Panormo. With an estimate of £1000-£1500 we hope it hits all the right notes with buyers on the day, ...
Top hammer price for scratchbuilt steam traction engine at McTear's
Wednesday, 1 June 2016
The Clocks, Musical & Scientific Instruments Auction, held 31st May, offered the customary collection of ticking timepieces and interesting instruments. From longcase clocks to bagpipes, there was something for all tastes and all budgets. The s...
HITTING THE RIGHT NOTE AT AUCTION
Thursday, 19 May 2016
McTear’s are delighted to offer a fine set of bagpipes in The Clocks, Scientific and Musical Instruments Auction this month. Lot 557, a set of early twentieth century ivory mounted bagpipes by Robert Reid of Glasgow, is sure to hit all the rig...
The Jewellery Auction
14 May 2017
McTear's Jewellery auctions present over 300 lots of fine and rare Jewellery for auction every six w...
The Coins & Banknotes Auction
16 May 2017
McTear's has experienced Coin Specialists who will advise you and value your items. Appointments can...
The Watches Auction
16 May 2017
McTear’s is the only auction house in Scotland to host an auction dedicated to Watches every s...
The Silver Auction
1 June 2017
The Silver Auction at McTear’s, a six weekly live auction, has become a destination for silver...
The Scottish Pictures Auction
7 June 2017
We are inviting entries for The Scottish Pictures Auction if you have high quality Scottish painting...