Clock part

Clock part
Title
Clock part
Date 
1871
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
5 x 2 1/4 x 1 in.
Description 
This green painted metal part is embossed with designs and has holes in either end for screw mounting. It appears to be trim for a metal clock as it is embossed on the back "The Parker & Whipple/ Co./ Patented/ Feb. 28, 1871". Parker & Whipple were clockmakers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.512d
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group