clock; presentation

Description
Clock made from the centre of a Gnome Scout propeller. Presented to James Fitz Morris in June 1917.
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Signature & date
engraving:panel:"TO A DEAR OLD/ FLIGHT COMMANDER/ WHOSE NECK WE TRIED HARD TO BREAK/ FROM/ THE BUDDING AVIATORS OF HIS FLIGHT."
stamping:face:"1047/ B & C 1653 S3000 80HP GNOME SCOUT"
stamping:top:"D2500/ 2200/ 80HP"
moulding:badge:"AVRO"
printing:clack face:"J.H.STEWARD/ 406 STRAND. 457 WEST STRAND/ LONDON"
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:L 29cm (L 11 7/16")
Dimensions:0 - Whole:H 25cm (H 9 13/16")
Dimensions:face:Dia 13cm (Dia 5 1/8")
Documentation
James Fitz Morris: Polmont's First World War Fighter Ace; Geoff Bailey; Falkirk Museums Callendar House Callendar Park, Falkirk; Archaeologist; active 1984-2017; 2004; Calatria
Accession number
2007-015-009

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