Strawberry Mansion Clock and Case

In 2011 the administrators of Strawberry Mansion, a historic house open the public about a mile north of Mount Pleasant in East Fairmount Park, sold a clock at auction they deemed inconsistent with their furnishing plan. I had the chance to photograph the clock before the auction.

hood

Hood of the clock case.

 

detail

Detail of the hood.

 

detail

Detail of the hood.

 

detail

Detail of the hood.

 

detail

Three quarter view, front

 

detail

Detail of the hood.

 

back

Three quarter view, back.

 

dial

The clock dial. “William Anderson, Lancaster” is engraved along the top of the arch. Lancaster, in the district of Lancashire, England is about 50 miles north of Liverpool.

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