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Object Name Clock, Wall
Catalog Number 79.71.1
Collection Timepiece
Other Name wall regulator
Date c.1940
Description No. 61 Jeweler's Regulator uses a style "F" movement with synchronizing attachment. Synchronizer allows hands to be automatically adjusted each hour to the exact time transmitted over the Western Union Telegraph Service.
Square silverd dial reads, "Naval Observatory Time / Western Union." Red bulb on bolt also marked on dial. Mahogany case with two glass panels in front door.

Maker Self Winding Clock Company Incorporated
Material brass, wood, glass
Place of Origin Brooklyn, New York, USA
Notes A 29113 H 38 IN o.a.