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Clock Face

1991.906 (RS21316)

Description

An iron lunette form enameled off white and hand painted in polychrome. It shows an elegant young seated shephardess in a pink Empire style gown in a country landscape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
enameling
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
Clock
dials
Empire
Empire (style)
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Iron
iron (metal)
Landscape
Painted
painting (coating)
Shepherd
shepherds
timepieces
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.906
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2681
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