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Mantel Clock

Description

Rectangular case with projected facade on a molded base, with a straight body and conforming, overhanging top. Round face has a white dial with Roman numerals. Hinged brass glass enclosure, also on round opening in the base of the case. Very heavy.

Details

Maker
Bailey & Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1870
Inscriptions
Inscribed: Bailey & Co., Philadelphia.
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
concrete
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLOCK
Concrete
concrete
mantel clocks
Numbers
numerals
timepieces
Dimensions
8.125 x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1739
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12609

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