Shelf clock fragments
Mahogany, brass, other metal
Overall: 18 x 14 x 11 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
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"
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.
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