- Museum number
Timepiece dial clock with white painted round dial in a round wooden case.
Front wound movement (within clear plastic case). Platform escapement. 8-day duration.
- Production date
- 1949 (not before)
Diameter: 332 millimetres
Depth: 93 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- This model was introduced in 1949. The clock has a similar movement to that seen in 2012,8028.113 and 2012,8028.139, but those are rear wound and this is front wound.
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 340-341
- Not on display
- Latest: 4 (Sep 2016)
Inner movement cover discoloured and degrading. Some kind of plastic? Possibly celluloid?
- 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: 39 (Glanville & Wolmuth Collection)