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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.19
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Steeple, Sharp Gothic
Date c. 1850
Description Shelf Clock- c. 1850
30-hour brass time and strike movement with brass springs, 4-wheel train, 12-hour count wheel mounted at the center of the back plate, front plate stamped Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, CT, U.S. External alarm attached to back of case at lower left. Label: " Warranted Good Patent Spring Brass Clocks, Made and Sold by Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn. T. R. Sprague's Press, 193 1/2 Main Street, Hartford, Conn." Zinc Roman dial with center cutout for alarm disc. Mahogany veneered sharp Gothic case with cone finials, transfer printed tablet with fountains and columns
Maker Brewster & Ingrahams
Place of Origin Bristol, Connecticut, USA