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1908

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2023

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Clock with Stand Clock

This is a clock. It is dated ca. 1770s and we acquired it in 1908. Its medium is copper, enamel, gilt bronze, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Katherine Strong Welman. It is credited Bequest of Katherine Strong Welman.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a): 8.6 x 12.3 x 3.5 cm (3 3/8 x 4 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.) H x W x D (b): 2.8 x 14 x 4.8 cm (1 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 1 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

[1] Engraved on watch, "Hughes, London" Probably Wm. Hughed, 1769-94. Marks information not verified in person, transferred over from old PDDA catalog cards 1/9/2020.

Cite this object as

Clock with Stand Clock; England; copper, enamel, gilt bronze, glass; H x W x D (a): 8.6 x 12.3 x 3.5 cm (3 3/8 x 4 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.) H x W x D (b): 2.8 x 14 x 4.8 cm (1 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 1 7/8 in.); Bequest of Katherine Strong Welman; 1908-23-11-a,b

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