Clock, Part of a Three Piece Garniture
On View: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, Visions and Myths of a Nation, 1800–1890
30 1/2 x 15 x 11 1/2 in. (77.5 x 38.1 x 29.2 cm) (show scale)
Inscribed on face: "Schneider Campbell & Co. Union Square, New York"
Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane
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Unknown. Clock, Part of a Three Piece Garniture, ca. 1881. Brass, 30 1/2 x 15 x 11 1/2 in. (77.5 x 38.1 x 29.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William E. S. Griswold in memory of her father, John Sloane, 41.980.17.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 41.980.17.1_bw.jpg)
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Clock with brass case, elaborate finial resting on a dome shape top with fleur-de-lis decoration surrounded by a gallery with urn shaped finials on each corner, circular face with Roman numerals on white enamel ground. Base supported by four elaborately scrolled legs, with swags of drapery, fruit, and flowers.
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