- Museum number
Small lantern clock; brass movement; strike; balance; revolving dial; moveable numerals; engraved brass case with columns at angles.
Gt wheel. 64 with click of 24 and pinion of report of 12 driving canon wheel of 10 which drives hour wheel 56. On back of hour-wheel 24 pins for strike release and to index day and date work.
Gt wheel. 60 24 click.
Pin wheel. 48/14 6 pins and pinion of report of 6 driving count wheel of 48.
Hoop wheel. 54/8
Height: 7.50 inches
- Not on display
Latest: 2 (Jun 2015)
1 (May 1999)
4 (Apr 1999)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The Ilbert Collection of clocks, prints and other related material was destined to be sold at Christie's auction house on 6th-7th November 1958. As a result of the generous donation of funds by Gilbert Edgar CBE the sale was cancelled and the material purchased privately from the beneficiaries of the Ilbert Estate.NL1Ilbert's watches were then acquired with further funds from Gilbert Edgar CBE, public donations and government funds. These were then registered in the series 1958,1201.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.2027 (Ilbert Collection)