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Clock Dial, by Richard Gilkes, Adderbury, English, c. 1745

Inventory Number: 37858
Object Type:
Persons: Richard Gilkes (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1745
Place Created: Adderbury Oxfordshire England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1966-270/22
Brief Description: Ten inch one hand 'Quaker'dial. The crudity of its engraving illustrates how poor provincial work might be.
Primary Inscriptions: Crude engravings. 'Gilkes Adderbury'
Provenance: Presented by Dr C. F. C. Beeson in 1966.
Collection Group: Beeson Collection
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
5 245 244 mm