Mantel clock; Ansonia Clock Company; 1870's; CR1977.387
Mantel clockAbout this object
Wooden cased, tent shaped, mantel clock. The inside of the glass door is painted in a lace pattern in white.The dial is brass with a white face, black roman numerals and black hands. There are two holes for keys. The pendulum has two cylinders on either side topped by ornamental scrolls.
The back of the clock did have a label (now only half) which read: " Prize medal awarded, Paris Exposition 1878, Sharp Gothic, V.P. Ansonia Clock Company, New York, USA.
Other processed metal
Roman numerals on clock face.
On the half label on back:
Paris Exposition, 1878
this Trade Mark
H 505mm x L 300mm x W 125mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type