Wood, leather, brass, other metal, glass
Overall: 3 1/8 x 11 7/8 in. ( 7.9 x 30.2 cm )
painted in black: on dial: "PATENT / LEVER ESCAPEMENT"
engraved: on bronze plaque: "GENERAL SEDGEWICK / 1862 1902"
printed paper label: affixed to back of clock: "NEW HAVEN CLOCK Co. / MANUFACTURERS OF / NIGHT AND ONE DAY / BRASS CLOCKS, / Time Pieces
Octagonal ship's clock with dial mounted in leather-bound wooden frame; circular glass window set in brass frame with hinge and latch; sheet metal backing for dial painted with black Roman numerals and inscriptions on white ground; smaller, second-counting dial below central dial; bronze plaque below dial.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
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