Calendar Clock

Ithaca Calendar Clock Company, American, active 1880s

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about 1880

Brass, steel, iron, rosewood, ebony, and glass

Overall: 20 1/2 × 10 1/4 × 5 7/16 in. (52 × 26 × 13.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Alice M. Runyon

F.989.52.8

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Clock

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Painted, in gold, on interior bottom glass dial: H.E. HORTON‘S / PATENTS / April 18, 1865, and August 28, 1866 / ITHACA CALENDAR CLOCK CO. / ITHACA. N.Y.; etched. in glass pendulum: CCC

Exhibition History

The Rowell Collection of Clocks, organized by Allan King for exhibition in Fairchild Lobby, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

Provenance

Dr. Hugh Grant Rowell; Mrs. Alice Minnerly Runyon, North Tarrytown, New York, 1963; given to present collection, 1989.

Old Number

RC 135

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