London, South Kensington
11 July 2006
A Victorian brass and rosewood Scott Memorial striking skeleton clock, circa 1860
Attributed to Evans of Handsworth, the pierced frame on stepped and moulded plinth, pierced and silvered Roman chapter ring, pierced gilt hands, the eight day movement with twin chain fusees, anchor escapement and strike/trip repeat on gong, wheels with five crossings -- 26¼ in. (66.5 cm.) high over dome; pendulum
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