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Gravity Clock - England, circa 1925 Reg. No: ST 019411
- Gravity mantel clock, made in England, circa 1925.
- Black metal clock moves vertically on two columns, one of which has teeth that mesh with gears of clock. As the clock descends under its own weight the teeth on the column drive going train and operate the clock.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1932
|Dimensions:||10.5 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||gravity clocks, mantel clocks|
|Themes this item is part of:||Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Back is marked 'British Make Pat 15238/19'.|
|Place & Date Made:||England, Great Britain, circa 1925|