- Museum number
Eight-day desk-top timepiece with a oak base and square bezel frame. Platform escapement
- Production date
- 1950 (circa?)
Height: 155 millimetres
Width: 165 millimetres
Depth: 80 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- "It has not been established when the movement was first made, in 1952 Garrard's 8-day lever platform timepiece was reviewed in the Horological Journal and was reported to be ' an excellent example of it's kind'"
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 p 287-288.
This clock has the same movement as 2012,8028.128
- Not on display
- 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: 104 (Glanville & Wolmuth Collection)