The Scales of Time by Gilbert Bayes (1872-1953). 1908. Patinated bronze, 43cm high. Inscription: “THE SCALES OF TIME” (front of self base). Signed and dated: “GILBERT BAYES 1908” (side of self-base). Casting number: “5.” “F.B” (within circle at rear of self-base) [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Photographs and caption by the owner. Formatting and color correction by George P. Landow. You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]


Irvine, Louise and Paul Atterbury. Gilbert Bayes Sculptor 1872-1953. Yeovil, Somerset: Richard Dennis, 1998. p. 113.

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