Movement of turret clock

Made:
1795 in London
maker:
Thwaites and Reed Limited
and
Benjamin Vulliamy

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Movement of turret clock, inscribed "Vulliamy, London, 1795", controlled by an anchor escapement with pendulum and one weight. Formerly of Great Scotland Yard, particularly the 'Clockhouse'. Also comes with two winding handles

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1939-320
type:
weight-driven pendulum clock
credit:
Metropolitan Police