||markets, turret clocks, horology
|Themes this item is part of:
||Horology Collection, Thomas Gaunt, Watchmaker & Jeweller (1829-1890), Public Life & Institutions Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Municipality of Melbourne, Victoria
||The plaque on the movement reads: 'This clock was made & presented to the Melbourne City Corporation for the use of the Eastern Market by Thomas Gaunt, Clockmaker, Royal Arcade, Melbourne 1879'. The plaque is a replica; the original is still held by Melbourne City COuncil.
||Thomas Gaunt - Thomas Gaunt & Co, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1879
|Past Owner or User:
||Melbourne City Council (MCC), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1879-1960