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ARCHIBALD KNOX (1864-1933)
ARCHIBALD KNOX (1864-1933)

A PEWTER AND ABALONE WALL CLOCK, CIRCA 1902-05

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ARCHIBALD KNOX (1864-1933) A Pewter and Abalone Wall Clock, circa 1902-05 retailed by Liberty & Co., London 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high, 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) wide, 3 in. (7.6 cm.) deep

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cf. S. A. Martin, Archibald Knox, London, 2001, p. 238 for an illustration of a clock of this model with a varying abalone pattern. S. A. Martin, ed., Archibald Knox, London, 1995, p. 91 for a clock of this model with abalone on the arms only.

This wall clock, designed by Knox for Liberty & Co., is amongst the rarest of his remarkable clocks which were inspired by the forms of the ancient Celtic grave stones found on his native Isle of Man in the Irish Sea.

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