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Lantern Clock - Thomas Moore, Ipswich, circa 1750 Reg. No: ST 026690
- Lantern clock, made by Thomas Moore, Ipswich, circa 1750.
Clock surmounted by a bell. Has two trains, for going and striking.
- Anchor escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Bequest from Mrs E. Askew, 1970
|Dimensions:||35 cm (Height), 14 cm (Width), 14 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||lantern clocks, striking clocks, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Dial is marked 'Tho Moore, Ipswich'.|
|Maker:||Mr Thomas Moore, Ipswich, England, Great Britain, circa 1750
G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.223 gives dates of activity 1720-1789.