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Object Name Hourglass
Catalog Number 77.31.3
Collection Timepiece
Other Name sandglass
Date c . 1813
Description early 19th century traveler's sandglass A compact glass with a protective cylinder of brass which rotates to cover the glass completely. It is thought glasses were made like this to protect them during
Maker Maker Unknown
Material brassnglassnsand
Notes
A
28346
1 slide in slide cabinet 1