Hans Schlottheim

German, 1547-1625

Hans Schlottheim

German, 1547-1625

Hans Schlottheim was a skilled goldsmith, clockmaker, craftsman, and above all, mechanic. Little is …

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Hans Schlottheim was a skilled goldsmith, clockmaker, craftsman, and above all, mechanic. Little is known of Schlottheim’s training other than that he spent some time in the workshop of Jeremias Metzger, and that he was a travelling watchmaker. During his career, the royal courts and upper classes had a surging …

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