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Clepsydra Replica - Edwin Cutler, Worcester Object Reg. No: ST 019389

Summary:
Reproduction clepsydra or water clock, Edwin Cutler, Worcester. Date of reproduction probably early 20th century.

Wooden frame with carved cherub on top. Brass dial has single hand and is marked 'Time is short ye night cometh'. Hhas two brass gryphons near base.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 25 cm (Width), 75 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: water clocks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Inscription on brass plate 'Edwin Cutler, Worcester'.
Original Source: Mr Edwin Cutler, Worcester, Worcestershire, England, Great Britain

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