VERDIGRIS GENTS CLOCK

 

£595.00

COPPER VERDIGRIS GENTS WALL CLOCK

Beautiful example of the iconic wall clock made in England by renowned electrical manufactures Gents of Leicester. c.1930

Diameter: 450mm
Depth: 120mm
Weight: 4kg

Description


Beautiful example of the iconic wall clock made in England by renowned electrical manufactures Gents of Leicester. c.1930

The copper casing has built up a blue verdigris finish, whilst the face remains bright and clean with iconic numerals and Gents of Leicester manufacturing logo. Original hands now running on a high torque Quartz movement for modern convenience.

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.