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Shelf clock

Description

Shelf clock, black marble w/ ormolu trim. Mounted w/ statue of Columbus in armor. Roman numeral dial w/ faded inscription.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Dial: ""Lorcy/ Au HAVRE"" [faded]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
marble (rock)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
CLOCK, SHELF
Marble
marble (rock)
shelf clocks
timepieces
People and organizations
Columbus, Christopher
Dimensions
18.5 x 9.5 x 5.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.268
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20011

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