Clock Face

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1815-1840

GUSN

GUSN-2681

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

Descriptive Terms

dials
timepieces
enameling
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
Empire (style)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
shepherds
Landscape
Shepherd
Empire
Iron
Enameled
Painted
Clock

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Clock Face Accession Number 1991.907

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.906