Clock/Tablewatch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-5427

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

Descriptive Terms

clocks
timepieces
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Glass
Brass
CLOCK

Inscription

Stamped ""M No854OZO""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

3.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.747