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Mantel Clock - M. Miller & Sohn, Vienna, circa 1820 Reg. No: ST 025512
- Mantel clock and music box, made by M. Miller & Sohn, Vienna, circa 1820.
- Clock is set on a gilt rectangular base similar to a sarcophagus with an opening to show the pendulum. There is a classical urn above the clock and two cherubs on left, and a winged and bearded figure to the right. Base has holes for music box controls. Card of music box is attached to the door.
Weight driven; anchor and pendulum escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Delliot, 1963
|Dimensions:||63 cm (Height), 17 cm (Width), 70 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||music boxes, mantel clocks, striking clocks, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Strike coil is marked 'M. Miller & Ssohn in Wien'.|
|Maker:||M. Miller & Sons, Vienna, Austria, 1820|