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5 Minute Pear Timer

5 Minute Pear Timer5 Minute Pear Timer

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Price: £40.00 Product code: IN0024

The measuring of time was the driving force behind the solution to the Longitude problem and a key tool in achieving this was the humble timer.

This large, 5 minute Pear Timer, made by recycling a wooden bobbin, is a melding of aesthetic design and useful practicality and would make an attractive addition to any home.

29 cm tall
Made in the UK from recycled material

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