Giant Victorian lantern clock by John Ebsworth Ye Cross Key at Lothbury Londini, circa 1870.
This fine lantern is signed on dial John Ebsworth Ye Cross Key at Lothbury Londini. Roman chapter ring, engraved dial and decorative pierced frets and strapped bell. The case with typical turned finials, pillars and feet. The 8 day spring driven movement , anchor escapement with double chain and fusee. Quarter striking mechanism on two cast bells. Pendulum with fixation screw for transport. The clockwork signed on the back E. White 20 Cockspur St. London. Edward White London mentioned in Brian Loomes Watchmakers & Clockmakers of the World Volume 2, 1863-1881 p. 251. Dimensions HxWxD 48x19x18cm.
Giant Victoriaanse lantaarn klok, John Ebsworth Ye Cross Key in Lothbury Londini, ca. 1870.
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