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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.10
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Steeple, Sharp Gothic
Date c. 1850
Description Steeple Clock- c. 1850
8-day brass time and strike movement with 12-hour count wheel and ribbed front plate stamped Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, CT, U.S, with brass springs with no fusees. Strike hammer missing. Zinc Roman dial. Label: "Patent Spring Eight Day Brass Clocks Made and Sold by Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn." Sharp Gothic mahogany veneered case with cone finials and frosted glass tablet with heart shaped pattern.
Maker Brewster & Ingrahams
Place of Origin Bristol, Connecticut, USA