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Object Name Clock, Wall
Catalog Number 2000.14.1
Collection Timepiece
Other Name drop octagon
Date c.1890
Description 8-day time and strike brass movement.
"World Model" drop octagon wall clock. Refinished mahagony case. Gilded trim on glass door. Brass beat scale and bob. Small brass plate below dial engraved with number 1452.
Printed on dial, "New South Wales Government Railways / Seth Thomas / Manufactured in the United States of America."
Label inside reads, "Manufactured by Seth Thomas Clock Co. / Thomaston, Conn., U.S.A." Separate label for setting clock, with #88 printed on it.



Maker Seth Thomas
Material brass, wood, glass
Place of Origin Thomaston, Connecticut, USA
Notes A 36710