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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 1998.4
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Pillar and Scroll
Date c. 1820
Description c.1820
Seth Thomas Pillar and Scroll shelf clock, circa 1820. 30-hour time and strike, Ely Terry Model 2 wood movement. Painted wood dial with floras cornucopia at center. In 1818, Eli Terry and Seth Thomas made an agreement permitting Thomas to make and sell Terry' s movenents in his clocks.
Maker Seth Thomas
Material wood, cherry brass, glass, iron
Place of Origin Thomaston, Connecticut, USA
Notes ²²²²²²²²²²²²²p.18, 21, 25 A 35849 H²W²D 22.5²17²4.5 IN²IN²IN o.a.²o.a.²o.a. 83