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Table Clock, by Jacob Wideman, Augsburg, c. 1650

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Inventory Number: 53006
Object Type:
Persons: Jacob Wideman (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1650
Place Created: Augsburg Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
Brief Description: Jacob Wideman, the younger, died 1665.
Verge escapement with balance wheel and spring (no balance-spring regulator); steel endstone on balance-cover; fusee with gut; ratchet and click mainspring regulator; three trains (going, striking hours, striking quarters).
Primary Inscriptions: "Jacob Wideman Augsburg", undated. (Not checked.)
Provenance:
Collection Group: Barnett Collection
Material(s): Brass and steel movement; silvered copper dial; gilt copper and glass case.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
122 122 82 mm

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