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HISTORY

Object Name

Time register

Maker

Howard Brothers (Primary maker)

Place Made

England: Lancashire: Liverpool
Liverpool

Description

Time register in wooden case to record day and time of entry and exit from work. Circular metal plate affixed to outside end, with rotatable punch dial alignable with employee numbers 1-50 inset therein as circular discs. Hand-wound clockwork clock mounted inside rim, with a smaller device below with inset discs reading "morn, din out, din in, over time in" etc. Below the clock is the inscription "The Dey Time Register Howard Bros Liverpool and London". The wooden case has semi-glazed hinged doors along both sides; wooden back panel missing. Base carries the number "6". It contains the clock mechanism and a mechanical time recording device, both now inoperative.

Materials

Metal
Wood

Catalogue Number

BELUM.Q2013.120

Copyright

National Museums NI