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

Summary:
Mantel clock, made in France, circa 1850.
Description:
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
Themes this item is part of: John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Horology Collection, 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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