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Timekeeping ➔ Allegorial French Swing Arm Clock Or Statue Clock, 1876

Identifier:
121404
Description:
Mantel clock upon which stands an draped female figure holding the world as a pendulum. Onyx and malachite body rests atop bronze feet.;According to donor, this is one of four clocks which were brought from France to the Centennial Exposition.;Purchased by donnor's grandfather from the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition in 1876.
Date:
1876
Materials:
Onyx, Malachite, Bronze, Gold, Glass
Dimensions:
56" h 23" w 13.5" d
Current Location Status:
On Exhibit
Source:
Gift Of Koster, Agnes L.
Exhibit/Program
Introduction to Collecting A-Z ()
Maker/Donor
Koster, Agnes L.