- Museum number
Horizontal table alarm clock; both trains driven by open springs; going-train with stackfreed; verge escapement with later foliot, cock & stop-work; striking train with count-wheel for hours only; alarm mechanism; steel dial plate with later brass chapter-ring and original alarm setting disc; later steel hand; pierced and engraved gilded brass canister case with turned feet (probably later).
- Production date
Diameter: 5.50 inches
- Not on display
- Latest: 3 (Aug 2015)
- 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.2149 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: N349 (Ilbert Ledger)