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Lantern Clock, by George Chandler, Wingrave, English, c. 1710

preview image for Lantern Clock, by George Chandler, Wingrave, English, c. 1710
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Inventory Number: 49265
Object Type:
Persons: George Chandler (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1710
Place Created: Wingrave Buckinghamshire England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: Original verge escapement converted to anchor with long pendulum. Original iron back with spurs; side doors and top finial missing. Fixed dolphin frets, those on sides not engraved. The clock was converted for use in a long case which is not in the collection.
Primary Inscriptions: "Geo Chandler Wingrave fecit" (on dial).
Provenance: Bequeathed by T. G. Barnett, of Birmingham, in 1935. From the Barnett Collection (B.165).
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Brass
iron and steel movement.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
135 165 140

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