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Small Table Clock, Possibly by Jacob Zech, German, c. 1550

preview image for Small Table Clock, Possibly by Jacob Zech, German, c. 1550
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Inventory Number: 40225
Object Type:
Persons: Jacob Zech (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1550
Place Created: Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: Verge escapement, with balance wheel; stackfreed; 2 trains (going and alarm); no motion work. Dial for ordinary or Italian hours, with touch pins and with alarm setting dial in the centre. Tambour case with hinged, pierced decorated cover.
Primary Inscriptions: "I" and "Z" (on one of the pillars); undated.
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Brass and iron movement; gilt brass case.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
60 25 mm

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