Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Clock with case

Clock with case
Clock with case
ca. 1900
Wood, brass, glass, leather, velvet
Case: 6 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 4 3/8 in. ( 16.5 x 13.3 x 11.1 cm ) Overall (clock): 5 1/2 x 4 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (14 x 11.1 x 7 c
Clock with rectangular wooden frame and circular face with black painted Roman numerals, days of the week in French, and days of the month; four hands, one with crescent moon end for months; brass bail handle on top; gray leather-bound case with purple velvet lining, hinged and latched lid at top, and vertical sliding opening in front to reveal face.
Object Number 
in relief: on plaque beneath face: "DÉPOSÉ"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group