The Conservation, Maintenance and Repair of Mechanical Clocks
Today, when original and existing surface finishes are increasingly
valued as an integral part of the history of works of art and
I feel it is important that clock mechanisms are viewed not simply
as working objects, but in their own right, demanding the same
attention and application of conservative practice as any other
Matthew Read grad. B.H.I. dip. B.A.D.A.