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ArtistMaker: not known
TitleOfWork: railings
DescriptionOfPhoto: view of one section of railing
DateOfCreation: not known
Dimensions: Height: 100 cm
Medium: cast and painted metal
Location: Effingham Square
AtoZReference: p.78 2D
Postcode: S65
Street: Effingham Square
TownOrVillage: Rotherham
AreaInTown: Town Centre
MetropolitanBorough: Rotherham
Photographer: Dave Ball
ImageCopyright: Sheffield Hallam University
AccessionNumber: r046d
Description: The edge piece of railing contains two halves. The tall thin piece contains 5 cogwheels and the letter "v". The squarer piece contains a clock face with Roman numerals at the quarter hour, a smaller cogwheel, a fragment of a much larger wheel, and the letter "x". The hands of the clocks are painted gold and point to different times; the rest of the railing is painted black.

Commission: not known

Comment: There is presumably a link between the clock motif and the nearby Hastings Clock.

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