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Bracket Clock, by John Knibb, Oxford, c. 1675-80

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Inventory Number: 52905
Object Type:
Persons: John Knibb
Date Created: circa 1675-80
Place Created: Oxford England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1966-270/1
Brief Description: Very rare tic-tac escapement.
Veneered ebony case, with bun feet and caddy top with cranked bar handle.
Primary Inscriptions: Signed "Iohn Knibb of Oxford" on the dialplate and the backplate.
Provenance: Presented by Dr C. F. C. Beeson in 1966.
Collection Group: Beeson Collection
Material(s): Brass movement.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
295 235 168 mm

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