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Alarm Clock - Revolving Dial, Gustav Becker, Germany Object Reg. No: ST 019120

Summary:
Revolving-dial alarm clock, Gustav Becker, Germany.
Description:
Five upright pillars mounted on a cylindrical brass base support a brass canopy. The conical pendulum is suspended from the canopy. The movement is in the base. The dial is a paper strip on a rotating drum; it has roman numerals.

Spring wound; conical pendulum.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1982
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 17.5 cm (Height), 9 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: alarm clocks, revolving-dial clocks
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: germany
Inscriptions: Gustav Becker hallmark on base.
Manufacturer: Mr Gustav Becker, Freiburg, Silesia, Germany

Comments

Wecker-PETER, Germany (ALARM-CLOCK PETER) Posted on 31 Jul 2010 6:23 AM
Hello, I send greetings from Germany.
This alarm clock is not produced from the
Gustav Becker Company Freiburg/Schlesien.
It was produced from a French Producer.
I have the same piece in my alarm clock
collection.
Greetings from Germany
Wecker-PETER :-)

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