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Object ID # 1955.021.001abcde
Object Name Clock, Wall
Title Seth Thomas Clock (c. 1863)
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Date 1863
Made Seth Thomas
Place of Origin Plymouth Hollow, Connecticut, United States
Description This is a wooden SETH THOMAS clock (a). This one was accompanied with its two clock weights (b & c), a winding key (d), and a pendulum (e). The glass lower door area has a basket of fruit motif, inside an oval area surrounded with a fancy gilt-coloured pattern. The white dial has an intentional central hole so that you can see some of the mechanism. The clock has Roman numerals. The wooden carcase has a dark brown finish on it.
Provenance Manufactured by Seth Thomas Co. in Connecticut. Provenance unknown. Last owned by Jennie Edna Hurlbut (neƩ Day) of Owen Sound, Grey County.

Collection Horology, 19th-c Collection
Material Wood/Metal/Glass/Finish/Enamel/Paint
Dimensions H-63.6 W-38.7 D-10.3 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Hurlbut, Jennie