- Museum number
Chiming mantel clock with round silvered dial and brass bezel in mahogany Napoleon hat case.
Eight-day going barrel movement with back-hung hammers, westminster chime.
- Production date
Height: 230 millimetres
Width: 464 millimetres
Depth: 170 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Substantial well-made chiming 'Empire' movement, with self-correcting chime. These clocks were very good quality for their price, but cost at least three times the price of a mass-produced Westminster chiming clock.
Pendulum bob stamped with octagon containing star
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 97-98
- Not on display
- Latest: 4 (Sep 2016) dirty
- 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: 362 (Glanville & Wolmuth Collection)