Watch the gears rotate and listen to the passing bell strike as the hands pass the hour. The clock is powered by a battery hidden in the base of the brass skeleton movement. The thick aqua-marine glass case is shaped in a Napoleonic style to add character. The chapter ring is enamel finished and enhanced by the blue moon hands. Size: 6¾"x8¾"x3" (167x217x75mm)
Looking like something straight out of an old science lab, this fascinating brass instrument combines the functions of a barometer and clock to record pressure changes in the weather in the form of a trace. Built into a solid mahogany case with thick bevelled glass all round it has a special pull out drawer to store your charts. Size: 8"x14¼x8" (216x375x216mm)
As attractive in the high street as it would be on any high alpine pass, the Swiss Mountaineer has a rugged and robust look. Made of steel for the man of steel, this solid yet sophisticated performer includes a matching bracelet with three-fold security clasp and screw down crown. Complete with chronograph stopwatch function and subsidiary dials, the Swiss Mountaineer is a real 'peak' performer. Case diameter 40mm
This substantial grandfather clock is solid wood in a cherry finish. The case has a door on each side of the hood to admire the 8 day weight driven westminster chime movement inside. Glass side panels and a glass front enable the large lyre pendulum and the brass weights to be viewed from many angles. Size: 81"x24"x13" (2025x620x325mm)
There's a wonderful period feel about this fine wristwatch. Proof that tradition still has its place in this modern world. Retro looking with its classic cream face, turn the Versailles over and you can admire the ticking of the automatic mechanical movement through its special glass back. Size: 32x25mm
A beautiful example of craftsmanship in wood, the high gloss burr panels and black boxwood lines of the Imperial are an absolute delight. Quietly understated, this fine regulator shines out with quality and class. With its moon style hands, 8-day key wound mechanical movement with quarterly chimes and hourly strike winding this clock up will be a favourite pastime. Size: 26½"x10"x5" (662x250x125mm)
Wm. Forbes Ltd.
Unit 19 Sefton Lane Ind. Estate, Maghull, Liverpool L31 8BX England