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Clocks and watches, 1400-1900

by Eric Bruton

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clocks and watches,
  • History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS542 .B84 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24855310M
    LC Control Number67014706
    OCLC/WorldCa1468666

    Clocks and watches -- History. Astronomical instruments -- History. Surveying -- Instruments -- History. Astronomical instruments. Clocks and watches. Surveying -- Instruments. Time measuring instruments, Collectors' guides; Distance measuring instruments, Collectors' guides. CLOCKS, WATCHES, TIMEPIECES - GENERAL - INCLUDING SUNDIALS, INCENSE AND FIRE CLOCKS, HOUR GLASSES The discoverers () Time telling through the ages () Clocks and watches,

      A Reference Book on (mostly American) Clock Companies and Trademarks Clock & Watch Companies - ss, by Steven R. Mallory. Published by Schiffer Publishing, Atglen PA, USA. ISBN Reviews: 1. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC,

    Eric Bruton is the author of books such as The History Of Clocks and Watches. Books by Eric Bruton. The History Of Clocks and Watches. Clocks Watches. Diamonds. Dictionary Of Clocks and Watches. Antique Clocks and Clock Collecting. Clocks and Watches The Longcase Clock. Collector's Dictionary Of Clocks and Watches. Clock cases followed popular tastes in wood furnishings, and the earliest cases were carved in classical architectural styles. Many early clocks had a Parthenon-esque portico hood with freestanding colonnettes; later, there were flat, domed, pagoda, and break-arch tops. Clocks made after , for the most part, reiterated these designs. ⁵.


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After new knowledge of mechanical clocks from China and Islamic lands came to Europe, art of mechanical clock making slowly started to spread. By late 14th century various clock designs started appearing across England, France, Italy and Germany, finally culminating in the creation of the first so called “pocket watch” by Peter Henlein.

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