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Musical Clock - Didisheim-Goldschmidt Fils & Co, Switzerland, circa 1930 Reg. No: ST 019991
- Musical clock mounted as a drum, made by Didisheim-Goldschmidt Fils & Co, Switzerland, circa 1930.
- Clock movement is contained in a hemisphere which resembles a globe on a stand with three crossed legs.
Enamelled dial with Arabic numerals & and miniature painting.
Base of one leg winds the mechanism.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1936
|Dimensions:||9 cm (Height), 6.5 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||chiming musical clocks, tambour, tambourines, 55694, svelt trademark, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Movement is marked 'La Timbale Enchantee' and 'Didishein-Goldschmidt Fils & Co, Swiss, Fab Suisse, Metal Dore'.|
|Maker:||Didisheim-Goldschmidt Fils & Co, Switzerland, circa 1930|