Clock, mantel; Junghans Uhren GmbH; CT84.1688a1

Name/Title

Clock, mantel

About this object

Mantel clock; a wooden, chiming mantel clock made in Germany by Junghans. The face features gold numerals and a wood veneer panel in the centre. Covered with a gold-rimmed, glass door.

This clock was given to the donor Mrs Page, in appreciation of help given to the Dreaver family.

Junghans was established by Erhard Junghans with Franz Xaver in 1861 in the Black Forest, Germany, making parts for clocks and is today, Germany's largest watch and clock manufacturer.

Maker

Junghans Uhren GmbH

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Place Made

Europe, Germany

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, glass
processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

In gold on face: "Junghans"

Impressed on workings: "MADE / IN / GERMANY / JUNGHANS"

Measurements

h 215mm x l 396mm x w 135mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

decorative arts, interior decoration. house decoration

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

timepiece

Object number

CT84.1688a1

Copyright Licence  

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