18″ BLACK GENTS CLOCK

 

£650.00

BLACK GENTS OF LEICESTER CLOCK

Large 18″ industrial clock typically found in factories and railways stations manufactured in England by Gents of Leicester. c.1940

Diameter: 480mm
Depth: 100mm
Weight: 12kg

Description


Large 18″ industrial clock typically found in factories and railways stations manufactured in England by Gents of Leicester. c.1940

Likely one of many set up in a factory or railway station, this clock retains the original factory black paint in remarkable condition. Original hands running perfectly on the 240v movement.

Gents’ of Leicester, was established in Leicester, England, in 1872 by John Thomas Gent. For over a century, the company was a well known manufacturer of electrical equipment, in particular its electric clocks, which were used in public buildings and railway stations all over the world.