Clock

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Iron clock face painted with scene from 4:4-26 in the Gospel of John, where Christ meets a Samaritan woman at the well. Hours marked by Roman numerals. Scrolling openwork on the hour hand. Above the clock face is a gilded cherub.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Jeremias Sautter, 1683 – 1708
Credit Line
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Medium
Gilt copper, painted iron
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Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
made in
Austria
ca. 1700
Type
timepieces & measuring devices
Decorative Arts
Clock
Accession Number
1931-86-152-a,b