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Longcase Clock Movement - England, circa 1880 Reg. No: ST 019131
- Brass English longcase clock movement, circa 1880. Dial marked 'T. Gaunt Melbourne', probably indicating retailer rather than maker.
- Brass English longcase clock movement, mounted on a wooden base. Dial is separate. Bell on top and rack snail striking. Gridiron pendulum with a lens shaped bob.
Weight driven; dead beat escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
|Dimensions:||29 cm (Height), 15 cm (Width), 18 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||longcase clocks, striking clocks, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection, Thomas Gaunt, Watchmaker & Jeweller (1829-1890), Thomas Gaunt, Watchmaker & Jeweller (1829-1890)|
|Inscriptions:||Dial is marked 'T. Gaunt, Melbourne'.|
|Place & Date Made:||England, Great Britain, circa 1880|
|Retailer:||Thomas Gaunt - Thomas Gaunt & Co, circa 1880|