Clock

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Four-legged gold decorative clock with the center circle part of the clock in between legs, and a raised dome top. The insects replace the numbers and the arms on the clock as well as a few scattered among other parts of the sculpture.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Producer
Alphonse Giroux & Cie, 1799–1867
Credit Line
Museum purchase through bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane
Medium
Gilt bronze
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
made in
Paris, France
ca. 1870
Type
timepieces & measuring devices
Decorative Arts
Clock
Accession Number
1986-30-1