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Electric Clock - Bulle, France, circa 1925 Reg. No: ST 019414
- Electric clock, Bulle, France, circa 1925.
A curved magnet passes through the solenoid at end of pendulum. The solenoid receives electric impulses in metal cylinder at back of the clock.
M. M. Moulen and M. P. Faure-Bulle of France took out a British patent for this clock, no. 16150 in 1921.
- Clock is mounted on round wooden base under glass dome. Dial has silver-plate chapter ring with arabic numerals.
Electric impulse movement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
|Dimensions:||35 cm (Height), 22 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||electric clocks, mantel clocks, bulle, melbourne centenary 1935, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Dial is marked 'Bulle Clock Brevete SGDG Patented' under 12 and 'France' under 6.|
|Manufacturer:||Bulle, France, circa 1925|