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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.20
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Steeple, Sharp Gothic
Date c. 1847
Description 30-hour brass time and strike movement with lyre-shaped plates, original springs replaced with steel, front plate stamped Terry & Andrews, Bristol, CT, external triangular-shaped alarm mechanism at bottom left with solid plates and brass spring. Label with eagle: Patent Spring Brass 30 Hour Clocks, Made and Sold by Terry & Andrews, Bristol, Conn. Zinc Roman dial with center cutout for alarm disc. Mahogany veneered sharp Gothic case with replacement tablet of The Maryland State-House at Annapolis
Maker [Theodore] Terry & [Franklin C.] Andrews
Place of Origin Bristol, Connecticut, USA