Lord Polwarth's travelling clock.
Travelling clock by Thomas Mudge, 1768
© British Museum
- Brass & tortoiseshell
- Art Fund grant:
- £50,000 ( Total: £220,750; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
The movement is housed in a tortoisehell-covered brass drum case, enclosed in a mahogany carrying case.
John Maurice, Count von Bruhl; by direct descent to the present owner.