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Alarm Clock - England, circa 1880 Object Reg. No: ST 023012

Alarm clock, England, late 19th century, in cylindrical padded case.

Does not tell the time but is set for a selected period.
Cylindrical brass case with a horizontal face. The dial has a silver chapter and one hand painted on a central disc. Clock fits into a cylindrical padded case with lid.

Spring wound; lever escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Joseph Lowy, 1948
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 6 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: alarm clocks, travelling clocks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Joseph Lowy, Watchmaker (1889-1979), Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Instructions on base of case.
Place & Date Made: England, Great Britain, circa 1880

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