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Mantel Clock - France, circa 1850 Object Reg. No: ST 019364

Mantel clock, made in France, circa 1850.
Black wooden case. Dial has white chapter ring with the centre open to show movement. Spring mounted behind backplate for convenience when repairing.

Spring wound; pin pallet escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 23 cm (Height), 11 cm (Width), 20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mantel clocks, striking clocks, barometer clock, immortal tour melb 2012, immortal tour melb 20, horology
Themes this item is part of: John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: france
Inscriptions: Backplate is marked 'Marque de Fabrique Depose a Paris'.
Place & Date Made: France, circa 1850

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