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Brass mantel clock

Description

Brass mantel clock with porcelain face, glass case. Floral garlands in a circle around hand mount, gold-toned hands.

Details

Maker
Shreve, Crump & Low (Manufacturer)
Shreve, Crump & Low (Retailer)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"SHREVE CRUMP & LOW Co/BOSTON" (Painted on clock face)
"MADE IN FRANCE" (Painted on clock face)
"MADE IN FRANCE/B" (stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
porcelain
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
France
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Clock
clocks
egg and dart moldings
floral patterns
glass (material)
Late Victorian
porcelain
timepieces
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Dimensions
12 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.5.18
GUSN
174085

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