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Section of clock face from the Middle Reformed Dutch Church

Section of clock face from the Middle Reformed Dutch Church
Title
Section of clock face from the Middle Reformed Dutch Church
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 65 x 23 1/2 x 4 in. ( 165.1 x 59.7 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Tall wooden section of clock face with remnants of Roman numeral XII on front; applied molded pediment; arched metal frame affixed to back.
Credit Line 
Gift of A.O.B.
Object Number 
X.270
Gallery Label 
This section of a clock dial with the faded numeral "XII" came from the Middle Reformed Dutch Church, built in 1727 on Nassau Street between Cedar and Liberty Streets. In 1844, the building was leased by the U.S. Post Office, and was used by them until 1875.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group