Table Clock, by A. Scheirlin, German, c. 1650
|Inventory Number:|| 44795|
|Object Type:|| |
Abraham Scheirlin (Maker)|
|Date Created:||c. 1650|
|Place Created:|| Germany Europe
|Brief Description:||Scheirlin worked in Augsburg.|
Verge escapement with balance-wheel and balance-spring (a later addition); sliding balance -spring regulator; fusee now with chain but originally with gut, as the mainspring regulator. There are two trains (going and striking the hours). Single brass hand.
|Primary Inscriptions:||"Abraham Scheirlin"|
|Provenance:||From the Barnett Collection.|
Movement: brass and stell|
silver and enamel dial. Gilt-copper case with glass side panels.