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Object Name Clock
Catalog Number 79.45.1
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Gas Light Clock
Date 1890-1900
Description c.1895
7 jewels
Model 95
night clock or nursery clock
Milk glass dial with Waltham watch movement. Roman numerals and American Waltham Watch Co. are painted in black. Arm on back extends and fits down over a gas jet to illuminate the clock dial. The piece is boxed in a storage case which includes an accessor -- a tray which can hold a candle if it is to be used on a table.
The storage case is covered with red paper and lined with blue velvet

Maker American Waltham Watch Company
Material glass and brass
Place of Origin Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
2 slides in slide cabinet 1

Serial Number(s) 7343576