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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 77.69.1
Collection Timepiece
Other Name carriage clock
Date c. 1905
Description c.1905
Plato Clock
The Yale Clock Company trade catalog for 1882 describes this model as having a fine nickel case, a 1-day, time only improved pendulum movement, and being "the cheapest, the smallest, and the best clock in the market..." The sold for $15.00 per dozen. The Yale Clock Company was purchased by Phelps & Bartholomew in 1887.
Maker Ansonia Clock Company
Material brass
Place of Origin New York, New York, USA


Updated by Cara M. Lower 7/22/14