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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.11
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Ripple Front, Beehive
Date 1847-1856
Description 8 day round gothic with ripple moulding on door frame, case front and base. 8 day brass movement stamped J.C. Brown, Forestville CT, U.S.A, count wheel strike. Label "Eight Day Brass Clocks; Springs Warranted Not To Fail; Manufactured and Sold by J. C. Brown, Forestville, Conn. Painted zinc dial, original glass tablet

Ref. K. D. Roberts and Snowden Taylor, Jonathan Clark Brown and the Forestville Mfg. Co.
Maker J. C. Brown
Material brass, wood, glass
Place of Origin Forestville, Connecticut, USA