Hour glass

Object Number: 
INV.6560
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, glass, sand, twine, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 4 5/8 in. ( 22.9 x 11.7 cm )
Description: 
Hourglass in wooden frame with octagonal ends and five carved upright supports, with green and red paint on uprights, and green paint on wooden bands supporting globes; twine wound around middle of glass to form grip.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group