Clock, presented by Ivo Bligh to Jack Blackham in 1883

Object Type
Domestic items/Appliance/Clock
Date Used
Jan 1883
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Brief Description
Presentation mantle clock that consists of a restored working clock set within a carved marble piece that resembles a Greek-like temple. Below the clockface on the front there is a metal plate with an inscription. It reads, "PRESENTED TO J.MC.C.BLACKHAM. / BY HIS ADMIRERS FOR EXCELLENT BATTING IN THE MATCH / AUSTRALIA-V-HONBLE. IVO BLIGH'S TEAM. SYDNEY / JAN 26-27-29 AND 30TH JAN. 1883".
Measurements
2 - Pendulum: H: 160 W: 40 D: 10mm (H: 6 5/16 W: 1 9/16 D: 3/8")
3 - Key: H: 45 W: 50 D: 5mm (H: 1 3/4 W: 1 15/16 D: 3/16")
1 - Clock: H: 310 W: 400 D: 190mm (H: 12 3/16 W: 15 3/4 D: 7 1/2")
Media/Materials
Date Used
Jan 1883
Location
On display
Registration No
M13539

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