Clock, mantel; Ansonia Clock Co.; Late 19th century[?]; CT77.116

Name/Title

Clock, mantel

About this object

Mantel clock; a 'Small Sharp Gothic' model clock manufactured by Ansonia Clock Co, New York. The wooden casing is pointed at the top like a steeple, with turned finials on each side. White face with black Roman numerals. Adhered to the rear is a paper, manufacturer's label.

Maker

Ansonia Clock Co.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Late 19th century[?]

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, New York state, New York

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, glass
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass

Inscription and Marks

Printed on face: "Manufactured by Ansonia Clock Co., New York, United States of America"

Printed on label: "SMALL SHARP GOTHIC / None genuine without this Trade Mark / ANSONIA CLOCK CO / NEW YORK U.S.A."

Measurements

h 400mm x l 220mm x w 107mm
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

CT77.116

Copyright Licence  

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