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Clocks

A Louis XV (1710–1774) ormolu cartel clock made by Colin?

Posted on 13th October 2016

In the summer term I was given a clock by Matthew Read, the tutor for the clock's programme, with the advice that "it just needed the striking to be sorted out." Having a good idea of Matthew's sense of humour, I realised that this was going to be no ordinary endeavour!

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