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Regulator Clock - Morrell, Melbourne, 1850 Object Reg. No: ST 019371

Regulator clock, Morrell, Melbourne, 1850.

The dial has had a previous maker's name hammered out to create a surface the the new inscription of 'Regulator, Morrell Australia 1850'. It is therefore possible that the clock was imported from England.
Round archtop case, glass door in trunk. Round silver-plated separate dials for seconds and hours. Minutes are marked on outer circle.

Weight driven; anchor escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 150 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: longcase clocks, regulator clocks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: australia
Inscriptions: Dial marked 'Regulator, Morrell Australia 1850'.
Maker: Morrell, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1850

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