- Museum number
Chiming mantel clock with arched silvered dial, brass bezel in mahogany arch top case with fluted canted corners.
Subsidiary dial above main dial with rating.
Chiming on circular gongs, swiss platform escapement.
- Production date
Height: 266 millimetres
Width: 221 millimetres
Depth: 157 millimetres
- Curator's comments
For further details see 'Clockmaking in England and Wales in the Twentieth Century: The Industrialized Manufacture of Domestic Mechanical Clocks' by John Glanville & William M Wolmuth. Pub. The Crowood Press Ltd. 2015 p142-3
This clock is either by F W Elliottt or Gillett & Johnston, can't be sure. F W Elliott were taken over by Gillett & Johnston and hence some Elliott clocks are very similar as, at first, they still made the G&J designs in the same factory. There is no defintive cutoff.
- Not on display
- Latest: 3 (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: 277 (Glanville & Wolmuth Collection)