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Horological masterworks

Horological masterworks

English seventeenth-century clocks from private collections.

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Published by Antiquarian Horological Society in Wadhurst .
Written in English


Edition Notes

An exhibition to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the Antiquarian Horological Society, in co-operation with the Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, 29th March-22nd June 2003.

ContributionsAntiquarian Horological Society., Museum of the History of Science (Oxford, England)
The Physical Object
Pagination250p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19134598M
ISBN 100901180416
OCLC/WorldCa53928392

Ahasuerus 'Clifton case' longcase exhibited 'Horological Masterworks' catalogue exhibit number 8. John architectural quarter striking clock, 'Horological Masterworks' catalogue exhibit number Other clocks made and signed by John Fromanteel or his father Ahasuerus sold .   The winding holes are original. I attach a photo of a winding hole. The matting of the dial is original, the matting of the shutter for the maintaining power mechanism is a latter-day replacement. If you don't believe me open the HOROLOGICAL MASTERWORKS book I mentioned before and look at any of the clocks with cut winding holes.

Horological Masterworks, AHS , I pages Richard Fennell, Kensington Born circa , he was apprenticed in September to Matthew Crockford and later transferred to Thomas Bagley until You searched for: masterworks book! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!

A music box or musical box is an automatic musical instrument in a box that produces musical notes by using a set of pins placed on a revolving cylinder or disc to pluck the tuned teeth (or lamellae) of a steel were developed from musical snuff boxes of the 18th century and called carillons à musique (French for "chimes of music"). Some of the more complex boxes also contain a tiny. About this Item: Antiquarian Horological Society, Paperback. Antiquarian Horological Society. first edition softback. VG. 10x 91pp. colour and b/w photos throughout. An interesting collection of articles on antique clocks and horology, including Captain Kater's escapement and book reviews. Seller Inventory #


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