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Longcase clock with calendrical, lunar, and tidal indications (The Graves Tompion)

Maker: Thomas Tompion (British, 1639–1713)
Maker: Case attributed to Jasper Braem (active ca. 1677–ca. 1686)
Date: probably ca. 1675–78
Culture: British, London
Medium: Case: oak with olive wood veneer and panels of marquetry of ivory and various woods with gilt-brass mounts; Dial: brass, partly gilded and partly silvered; Movement: brass and steel
Dimensions: H. 77 in. (195.5 cm); W. 17 in. (43.2 cm); D. 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Bequest of Marilyn Preston Graves, 1999
Accession Number: 1999.48.2

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