The Benney Clock Gerald Benney


Commissioned by W H Smith for a collection to celebrate 100 years of its association with the Hornby family. Michael Hornby was Prime Warden of the Goldsmiths’ Company in the late 1960s and guided many commissions to Benney. The 84 enamel panels in the clock’s body are individually set in a silver gilt frame. Height 47cm, weight just under 7-kilos. London 1992



The Benney Clock by Gerald Benney