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Longcase Clock - Thomas Gordon, Edinburgh, 1720 Reg. No: ST 019378
- Longcase clock, mahogany case, made by Thomas Gordon, Edinburgh, 1720.
- Mahogany veneer case with marginal line of white wood inlay. Ornament and bob on top of case. Semi- circular extension decorated with brass ornamentation. Brass dial ring marked with hours and minutes and has a seconds dial.
Weight driven; recoil escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
|Dimensions:||217 cm (Height), 23 cm (Width), 47 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||longcase clocks, striking clocks|
|Themes this item is part of:||Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||White metal disc marked 'Thomas Gordon, Edinburgh, 1720'.|
|Maker:||Mr Thomas Gordon, Edinburgh, Scotland, Great Britain, 1720|