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Lantern Clock - Thomas Moore, Ipswich, circa 1750 Object Reg. No: ST 026690

Summary:
Lantern clock, made by Thomas Moore, Ipswich, circa 1750.

Clock surmounted by a bell. Has two trains, for going and striking.
Description:
Anchor escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Bequest from Mrs E. Askew, 1970
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 35 cm (Height), 14 cm (Width), 14 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: lantern clocks, striking clocks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: england
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.

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