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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.201
Collection Timepiece
Date c. 1834-1837
Description Late type 8-day cast brass movement with 12-hour count wheel strike, strip-pallet recoil escapement, symmerical winding holes, vertical sliding strike release and warning arm, skeletonized plates, 3rd wheel arm on front plate stamped "No. 2232." Two section case with flat pilasters on bottom section, plain top section, carved fruit basket splat, looking glass in lower door. Gold on black painted wood dial with Roman hours, marked "Warranted by Hotchkiss & Benedict." Label.
Maker Hotchkiss & Benedict
Material wood, brass, glass
Place of Origin Auburn, New York, USA
Serial Number(s) 2232