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Object Name Clock
Catalog Number 89.47.17
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Escapement Model
Date 0
Description 1978
Galileo
Or Detent Escapement
Named for its designer, Galileo, this model can also be called a detent escapement since the arm above the crutch arbor interrupts the turning of the escape wheel. In this particular escapeement, all of the wheels and pinions turn clockwise.
Maker Fred A. Beeler
Place of Origin Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Notes
A
32841
Weight in movement box along wall.

Updated by Cara M. Lower 8/7/14