clock

clock
Title
clock
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Wood, brass, other metal, glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 9 in. ( 6.4 x 22.9 cm )
Description 
Octagonal clocks with circular dial behind glass door with brass frame, hinge, and latch mechanism opened by pressing brass button protruding from side wall; black painted Roman numerals.
Object Number 
INV.255
Marks 
printed paper label: affixed to back (partially illegible): "NEW HAVEN CLOCK Co., / MANUFACTURERS OF / NIGHT AND ONE DAY / BRASS CLOCKS, / Time Pieces and Marine Clocks, / NEW HAVEN, CONN., / AMERICA." handwritten(?): on note found inside glass door for face: "COX"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group