Clocks from the Hunter Collection

Author: 

Frederick C. Holtz and Frances S. Ridgely

Publication Date: 

1957

Museum Series: 

Scientific Papers

Series Number: 

Vol. IX
This book is lavishly illustrated with photographs of the rare historical clocks in the Hunter Collection of the Illinois State Museum. Not only is it a guide to this collection, but is a handbook which is useful in the study of ancient timepieces elsewhere and illustrates the development of the art of mechanical time-keeping. Detailed explanations of the mechanisms of each type are included.

Publication Series: 

Pages and Images: 

64 pages, 31 b&w photos, 13 b&w drawings

ISBN: 

0-89792-017-1

Stock Number: 

#SP09

Price: 

2.00