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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 79.2.3
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Cottage Clock
Date 1880
Description c. 1880 Ansonia Clock Co. shelf clock
30-hour spring-driven time and strike movement with separate alarm, 2 winding armors on dial. Dial painted zinc Roman dial with scalloped center cutout for alarm disc, rosewood veneered case with mirror in door, gilt frame around door, shown in 1874 catalog as "Rose & Gilt".
Maker Ansonia Clock Company
Material wood, glass, brass
Place of Origin Ansonia, Connecticut, USA
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