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Table Clock, French, c. 1600

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Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 40473
Object Type:
Place Created: France Europe
Brief Description: Verge escapement with dumb-bell foliot (hog bristle regulator now missing); fusee with gut. A coat of arms is engraved on the bottom the the case. Case and dial are ornamentally engraved, the latter with an illustration of a monk wearing spectacles and reading a book.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass and steel movement; gilt brass dial and silvered brass chapter-ring; gilt brass canister case.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
110 50 mm

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