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Lantern clock

Description

Square shaped body surmounted by stamped pierced floral filigree fretwork w/ baluster finials at four-corners w/ dome shaped bell at tip w/ baluster finial. Brass panel sides. Cut-out dial mounted on etched brass paneled front w/ floral design. White metal pierced hand and ball feet--columnared side molding w/ brass pulley and 2 lead weight, 1 old.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1750
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLOCK
lantern clocks
timepieces
Dimensions
16 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1408.1
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26198

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