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Carriage clock

Description

Brass carriage clock [A] with brass key [B] and wooden carrying case [C]. Clock face has plain white front with roman numeral numbers. Wooden carrying case has hinged lid and glass panel front with protective sliding cover. Exterior covered in diamond patterned paper. Slot inside case to store key.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"OVINGTON BROTHERS CO/NEW YORK/MADE IN FRANCE" (Black text)
"SR/FA" ("S" over "R" and "F" over "A")
"OVINGTON BROTHERS CO/NEW-YORK" (Gold text on red ribbon)
Location of origin
France
Material
brass (alloy)
gears
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
France
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
carriage clocks
Clock, Carriage
gears
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
4 x 3 x 2 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3583A-C
GUSN
244282

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