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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.158
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Cottage Clock
Date 1852-1859
Description 30-hour cottage clock with spring driven movement, 12-hour count wheel in the center behind front plate, springs drive main wheels through intermediate gears, winding ratchets on main wheels. Mahogany veneered wood case. Painted wooden dial with large circular cutout showing escapement and count wheel. No identifying marks. Stenciled and painted lower glass tablet by William B. Fenn.

Ref. Bulletin No. 114, pp.673-674
Maker Silas B. Terry
Material brass, wood, glass
Place of Origin Terryville, Connecticut, USA