DESCRIPTION: A rare 19th Ct. porcelain clock/barometer in form of a lighthouse, finely painted with cream brick ground colour highlighted by floral and foliate vine details. The clock consists of craftsmanship of Guilmet in the period. It houses a timepiece clock on one side and two spirit thermometers and one aneroid barometer. The 8-day clock has a cylinder platform escapement, and is numbered 2957. The dial has a Roman and Arabic silvered chapter ring with outside minute track and gilt centre, behind a hinged and glazed door. There is a regulation slot above the XII. Matching blued steel hands.The aneroid barometer has scale of 27-31 inches, the glazed bezel fitted with a star-shaped pointer knob. The base carries Wimot Browns signature on of the Doulton Artists. One hand on the clock is broken (Missing Key) .
CIRCA: Late 19th Ct.
DIMENSIONS: H: 17" Diameter:
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