A 19th Century alabaster mantel clock; Unknown; c.1880; 5.3-2.5.MEL

From

Australian Catholic University Art Collection

Name/Title

A 19th Century alabaster mantel clock

About this object

The clock with a circular dial with Roman numerals, two train movement with front winding mechanism, the case surmounted by an urn with applied gilt metal foliate cast decoration.

Maker

Unknown

Maker Role

Unknown

Date Made

c.1880

Medium and Materials

Alabaster, gilt metal, white enamel

Place Made

France.

Inscription and Marks

No Inscriptions.

Measurements

H 46cm x W 26cm x D 13cm
(Dial 9.5cm)

Collection

ACU Historical Collection - Decorative Arts

Object Type

Clock

Object number

5.3-2.5.MEL

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