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Night Clock - France, circa 1850 Reg. No: ST 019437
- Night clock, opal glass illuminated from the centre, France, circa 1850.
- Dial is hemispherical opal glass rotated by movement that is mounted on stand. Illumination is by candle in centre. A fixed pointer shows the time.
Spring wound; verge escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
|Tagged with:||night clocks, revolving-dial clocks, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Science & Measurement Collection|
|Place & Date Made:||France, circa 1850|