Clock bracket (Lantern clock)

  • Category:

    Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

  • Place of Origin:

    North Netherlands, Netherlands, Europe

  • Date:

    1725-1825

  • Materials:

    Wood; Iron; Lead; Brass; Gilt; Gesso; Paint

  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.1024 B


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1958.1024 B

Object Name

Clock bracket (Lantern clock)

Category

Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

North Netherlands, Netherlands, Europe

Origin Notes

Called a "Friesland" or Diutch wall clock for the region of northern Holland. Previously catalogued as made in New York colony.

Date

1725-1825

Materials

Wood; Iron; Lead; Brass; Gilt; Gesso; Paint

Dimensions (inches)

17.375 (H) , 13.5 (W) , 5.75 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

44.133 (H) , 34.29 (W) , 14.605 (D)

Measurement Notes

OW is at the brackets. OD is at the feet.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Thesis] LaFond, Edward Francis. 06//1965 "The Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum Collection of American Clocks". M.A. University of Delaware Winterthur Program in Early American Culture
Published: pp. 79-80.