Famous Royal Clocks

Catalogue no: 1285
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): E.R.Yarham
Total pages: 3 Illustrations: 4 Language(s): English Publication date: Nov., 1947
Editor: Publisher: Homes and Gardens
Dimensions: 270mm x 215mm Condition: A bit dog-eared, has been folded
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Notes:
An article extracted from the November, 1947 Homes and Gardens magazine. A fairly general article covering the history of the Royal clock collection with brief descriptions of the turret clocks at Windsor and Hampton Court, the dial of the latter being illustrated. Illustrations as follows; 1. Anne Boleyn's Wedding Clock 2. The Negress's Head clock from Buckingham Palace 3. Dresden China timepiece in the form of a bouquet of flowers 4. The Dial of the Hampton Court Clock Also included from the same issue of Homes and Gardens is a letter from C.L.K. describing a Welsh longcase clock (described as 8-day but probably 30 hour) by Thomas Davies, Monmouth, which the correspondent wishes to sell. The Editor?, N.V.D., adds some details
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
Search terms: Antique Clocks
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