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Clock Face

1991.914 (RS21321)

Description

It is painted white with a hand decorated lunette and a gilt goblet with a bouquet of red flowers, over the main chapter ring with black Arabic numerals and conforming numerals at the second hand and calendar rings. It has a single red flower with green stem and "squaggles" decorates each spandrel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
hardwood
painting (coating)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
Clock
dials
Floral
floral patterns
hardwood
Hardwood
Numbers
numerals
Painted
painting (coating)
timepieces
Dimensions
16.25 x 11.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.914
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2689

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