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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 93.27
Collection Timepiece
Other Name steeple, sharp Gothic
Date c. 1866
Description 30-hour Austin-type spring-driven time and strike movement, 12-hour count wheel attached to main wheel at back of movement, lyre-shaped plates, external alarm mechanism, repainted zinc Roman dial with cutout center for alarm disc. Label: Chauncey Jerome, Austin, Ill. Warranted A Good Time-Keeper. Mahogany veneered sharp Gothic case with beveled door front, tablet with gold bird and nest with border, black background.
Maker Chauncey Jerome
Material Brass, wood
Place of Origin Austin, Illinois, USA
4 slides in slide cabinet 1