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Clock/Tablewatch

1971.747 (RS117743)

Description

Spherical glass magnifying crystal paperweight with flattened bottom to rest on table; brass ring follows circumference; front side of ring has alternating synthetic diamond and saphires; attached to top side of brass ring, behind gemmed band, is a circular brass ring enclosing winding mechanism; clock face, visible from front, is white with blue cicles behind the gold numbeers; bottom of face has circular dial (seconds?); back side reveals brass workings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Stamped ""M No854OZO""
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLOCK
clocks
Glass
glass (material)
timepieces
Dimensions
3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.747
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5427

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