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Clock

Decorative Arts

CULTURE American
MEDIUM Metal, glass
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES ca. 1935
    DIMENSIONS 10 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (25.4 x 15.9 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.141.6
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Paul F. Walter
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION American. Clock, ca. 1935. Metal, glass, 10 x 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (25.4 x 15.9 x 5.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1999.141.6. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 1999.141.6_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Table Clock. Chrome-plated metal and glass. Circular glass clock face with silvered roman numerals around rim. Hour hand is a 3" diameter silvered metal disk with small arrow. The long, narrow silver metal minute hand terminates in a circle with arrow at end. Clock face suspended on an inverted U-shape tubular metal support, attached to small rectangular metal base on a larger oval-shaped base. Back of clock is undecorated. CONDITION: Good. Chrome surface worn. Disk of hour hand scratched. Minute hand bent.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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