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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.173
Collection Timepiece
Date 1843-1845
Description Empire style shelf clock with flat pilasters and looking glass. Miniature 30-hour weight-driven movement stamped "Made by C. Jerome, Bristol, Conn. U.S.A". Same as shown in Bulletin No. 232, pp. 533-535, type 2.1, but with brass back plate. Painted zinc dial marked "Made by C. Jerome, Bristol, CT. U.S.A" Label reads "Extra Brass Clocks, Made and Sold by Chauncey Jerome, Bristol, Conn." No printer
Maker Chauncey Jerome
Material wood, brass, glass
Place of Origin Bristol, Connecticut, USA