Clock

Clock
Title
Clock
Date 
1860-1880
Medium 
Oak, brass, other metal, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 13 3/4 in. ( 8.6 x 34.9 cm )
Description 
Ship's clock with twelve-sided frame and circular dial; circular glass window set in hinged brass frame with latch covers dial with applied paper ground with black printed Roman numerals; smaller second-counting dial above central dial.
Object Number 
INV.250
Marks 
printed in black: on face: "1817 / NEW HAVEN / 1853" and "MADE BY THE NEW HAVEN CLOCK CO., NEW HAVEN, CONN., USA" printed in black: on paper label affixed to back: "EIGHT DAY / 10 INCH / LEVER TIME PIECE. / NEW HAVEN CLOCK CO / NEW HAVEN, CONN., U.S.A. / MANUFACTURERS OF EVERY VARIETY OF / OFFICE AND HOUSE CLOCKS / AND / TIME PIECES."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group