Nickel Plated Ships Bulkhead Clock
REF: 376026 / LA316846
An Early 20rth Century ships bulkhead clock, having a polished nickel plated case, mounted on a light mahogany turned back. It has a 7 inch painted dial, signed by the original maker/supplier, John Lilley & Son, Ltd. and has an 8 day platform movement. An extract from the Science Museum: John Lilley & Son 1846 - 1913 INDUSTRY: Instrument maker, Optician NATIONALITY: British BASED: Limehouse, Tower Hamlets, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom 1846-1865 - Traded at 7 Jamaica Terrace, Limehouse, London. 1870-1885 - Traded at 9 London St, London EC. 1890-1901 - Traded at 10 London St, London EC. Appointed by the Navy & East India Co. Known to have sold compass (magnetic). Also, his work is in The National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Worboys Antiques has clarified that the Nickel Plated Ships Bulkhead Clock (LA316846) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1900
Good, original condition. In working order and guaranteed for 12 months.
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