- Museum number
Striking mantle clock with round silvered dial with chromed bezel in mahogany napoleon hat style case
- Production date
- 1933 (circa)
Height: 192 millimetres
Width: 352 millimetres
Depth: 156 millimetres
- Curator's comments
See 'Clockmaking in England and Wales in the Twentieth Century : the industrialized manufacture of domestic mechanical clocks' by John Glanville and William M. Wolmuth, Crowood Press , 2015 p169-171
F.W. Elliott 'Imperial' striking clock with Rotherham platform escapement.
These clocks are more commonly seen with a pendulum, but platform escapements could be substituted at extra cost. This is the only Imperial striking clock John has seen with a platform escapement.
- Not on display
- Latest: 4 (Sep 2016)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- This clock is part of the Glanville and Wolmuth Collection, a comprehensive collection of twentieth century domestic mechanical factory-made clocks made in England and Wales.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: 245 (Glanville & Wolmuth Collection)