Shelf clock

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-20011

Description

Shelf clock, black marble w/ ormolu trim. Mounted w/ statue of Columbus in armor. Roman numeral dial w/ faded inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shelf clocks
timepieces
marble (rock)
Marble
CLOCK, SHELF

Inscription

Dial: ""Lorcy/ Au HAVRE"" [faded]

Associated Person

Columbus, Christopher

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

18.5 x 9.5 x 5.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.268