Exquisite hand crafted Sundials & Armillary Spheres since 1991
Welcome to the John Close Sundials website. Armillary Spheres & Garden Sundials for indoor and outdoor use
The Mercury is available in 2 sizes 18 inches and 20 inches Contemporary design Sundial in stainless steelView Product
Neptune Stainless Steel
Stainless steel armillary sundial made of high grade marine stainless steel Available in 24 inches (60cm) diaView Product
Gemini 20 Copper
Made of solid copper, with a weathered verdigris finishView Product
Size 20 inches dia (51cm) sphere
Height 26 inches (66cm)
The Jupiter Armillary sundial is a complex design depicting the tropics and Arctic circles, the equator and horizon bands. It can be made in copper, stainless steel or brass.View Product
Zenith Copper aged patina
The Zenith sundial has a beautiful aged patina, the sphere is solid copper set on a ships bell.View Product
This is a large well engineered armillary, the brass sphere is set on a heavy bronze base in the form of a ships capstaView Product
The Gemini Armillary Sphere is available in three sizes: 15 inch (38cm) dia 18 inch (45cm) dia 20 inch (51cm) dia The Gemini range is made entirely of brass with a slightly weathered patina.View Product
The Wall Dial shown has been designed for a south facing wall but can be made for buildings other than south facing.It is made of solid brass with a slightly weathered patina.View Product
Sundial Gifts and AccessoriesView Products
Stylish & Durable Sundials
Traditional & Modern Styles
Our traditional and modern sundial designs are available in brass, copper, stainless steel and other materials, and can be supplied with various types of plinths, pedestals and bases.
Ideal for Gardens, Patios & Conservatories
Sundials are perfect for adding a point of interest and make attractive ornamental features and sculptures in gardens, parks, woodland, landscaped areas, patios, greenhouses, conservatories or any private or public space
Please click on the left hand products menu or the dropdown above to see our sundial product range.
Exclusive Sundial Designs
The horology sundials you find on this website are my own creation, and you are unlikely to find them elsewhere. Apart from some old dials and gifts, they are all made in my workshop at Maldon, Essex in the UK.
Personal Motto Inscription makes the Perfect Gift!
Dials can have an engraved personal motto inscribed making an extra special gift or memorable garden feature. Please see below some of our favourite sundial mottos.
We design and make all types of Sundials, Armillary Spheres, Wall Dials & Horizontal Dials for outdoor and indoor use.See About Us