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Object Name Clock, Wall
Catalog Number 84.9.5
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Marble Front
Date c.1890
Description 8-day time only weight driven brass movement. Dead beat escapement.
No 28 model, which is the smaller size available.
White Italian marble facing on painted wood case. Black Roman numerals mark the hours and are painted onto the marble. Minutes in Arabic numbers at 5-minute increments also painted onto marble. "E. Howard & Co. Boston" also painted in red on dial.

Maker E. Howard & Company
Material brass, marble, wood
Place of Origin Boston, Massachusetts. USA
2 slides in slide cabinet 1