Long-case clock by John Vyse

Long-case clock.

Details

Dimensions:
245 cm
Art Fund grant:
£130 ( Total: £130)
Acquired in:
1959
Vendor:
Peter A Crofts

Made by John Vyse (spelt Vise on piece), son of well-known Wisbech clock maker, William. Case decorated with Chinoiseries in red lacquer on oak. Brass face has filgree ornamental spandrels, surmounted by 'Father Time' automaton.

Provenance

Unknown

Venue details

Wisbech and Fenland Museum Museum Square, WISBECH Cambridgeshire PE13 1ES 01945 583817 www.wisbechmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 4pm

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