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Shelf clock fragments

Object Number: 
INV.262
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Mahogany, brass, other metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 x 14 x 11 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on small dial: "CHIME" and "NOT CHIME" handwritten(?): note found inside clock: "Clock stopped at 25 1/2 minutes past 10 o'clock. Presented May 1887. See letter book Rev. Dr. Porter"
Description: 
Fragments of shelf clock with rectangular wooden case with semi-circular top; columns carved on each corner with brass ball finials above; brass grillwork panels and handle rings in shell mounts on sides; principal clock dial with Roman numerals, smaller dial relating to chining function, and third dial unmarked; metal cylinder, hammer, and bells inside create musical chimes.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group