Clock

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
a)Traveling alarm clock, rectangular in plan, gilded bronze with bevelled glass panels, top and sides, exposing works. Handle on top. Horizontal banding of beading and acanthus leaves, female sheathed figures at four corners. b) Rectangular black leather case lined with red velvet, silk and paper. c) double-ended key for which storage slot is provided in case.
Donor mentions word "Heberlin" in connection with this clock.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger
Medium
Gilded bronze
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Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
made in
France
distributed in
England
1901–50
Type
timepieces & measuring devices
Decorative Arts
Clock
Accession Number
1967-66-26-a/c