STRASBOURG Cathedral Clock

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19th century engraving.

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The 3rd and last of the great monumental clocks to have been built for the Cathedral, by Schwilgué, between 1838 and 1843. From The Graphic, October 1, 1870. Image size 23 x 15 cm.

Johann Baptiste Schwilgué (1776-1854), clockmaker and patentee in 1844 of a key-driven calculating machine, one of the earliest known.


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