Clock, mantel; The Sessions Clock Co.; [?]; 2011.19

Name/Title

Clock, mantel

About this object

Mantel clock; a rectangular clock of black-painted wood with an elaborate, gold-rimmed face, printed with black Roman numerals. At either side of the face are wooden pilasters, painted to look like green marble.

Maker

The Sessions Clock Co.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Connecticut

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal
processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

Printed on label on rear: "EIGHT-DAY, HALF-HOUR STRIKE, CATHEDRAL GONG / TURN BACK / THE SESSIONS CLOCK CO., / SUCCESSORS OF / THE E. N. WELCH MFG. CO., / FORRESTVILLE, CONN., U.S.A."

Measurements

h 263mm x l 294mm x w 150mm
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

2011.19

Copyright Licence  

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