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Object Name Clock, Novelty
Catalog Number 2000.21.177
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Swinging Doll
Date c. 1895
Description "Swing No. 2" swinging doll novelty clock, 30-hour time only, "fancy brass" drum shaped case attached to cast zinc tree with limb supporting a porcelain doll on a swing, 4" paper Roman dial with Ansonia trademark and "Patented April 20, 1889"
Maker Ansonia Clock Company
Material brass, zinc, glass
Place of Origin New York, New York, USA