Small clocks in 360 - This was tried as an experiment, seemed to be well received, and will be used when the Lantern Clock Section is created as the format lends itself well to the smaller clock where 360 is of benefit. It will not be used for the proposed fusee wall clock section where there is no advantage to be gained.
Engraved Gorge case carriage clock with porcelaine panels.
Margaine, serial number 11868.
Original platform escapement.
Hourly strike, passing half hour strike, alarm.
7 1/8" ( 18.2 cms. ) handle up.
6" ( 15 cms.) handle down.
R. Coventry, 21, Queen Street, Clerkenwell ( a renowned clockmaking area of London ).
Single fusee movement i.e. timepiece only.
Very small rosewood case.
8.4" ( 21.3 cms.).
N.B. Britten records R.Coventry at 12, Queen Street, Clerkenwell in 1830.
Thos. ( Thomas ) Cole, London.
19C skeleton clock.
Richly engraved plates and pendulum bob.
Single fusee with maintaining power.
15" ( 38.1 cms. ) over top of glass dome.
9.8" ( 25 cms. ) ex. dome, ex base.