Daniel Cottier (American, born Scotland, 1838-1881). <em>Clock</em>, 1883. Mahogany, brass, other metals, glass, 24 x 15 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (61 x 39.1 x 27.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Marie Bernice Bitzer Fund, 2014.40.2a-e. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2014.40.2a-e_front_PS9.jpg)

Clock

Artist:Daniel CottierTiffany & Company

Medium: Mahogany, brass, other metals, glass

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Dates:1883

Dimensions: 24 x 15 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (61 x 39.1 x 27.3 cm) a (case and works): 22 3/8 x 12 3/8 x 9 5/8 in. (56.8 x 31.4 x 24.4 cm) b (base): 2 x 15 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (5.1 x 39.1 x 27.3 cm) c (key to case): 1 3/4 x 3/4 in. (4.4 x 1.9 cm) d (pendulum): 9 1/2 x 2 7/8 x 3/4 in. (24.1 x 7.3 x 1.9 cm) e (winding key): 5 3/8 x 2 x 3/8 in. (13.7 x 5.1 x 1 cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, The United States on the World Stage, 1865–1930

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 2014.40.2a-e

Image: 2014.40.2a-e_front_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Table Clock: the case made by Daniel Cottier (1838-1891) and clock works made by Tiffany and company. Camino mahogany case in the neoclassical style with broken pediment, swags and classical volutes. Clock face with Aesthetic movement design influences from Japan, the Near East and medieval grotesques; the whole with over 460 pieces of brass detail. Terminates on bun feet and raised on rectangular plinth. Brass handle at top. Condition: excellent original condition.

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