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1905

  • Work on this object ended.

1967

  • We acquired this object.

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Desk Clock Clock

This is a clock. It was manufactured by Edward F. Caldwell. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is cast and gilt bronze, blued steel, glass, enameled metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Arthur Wiesenberger and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 10 x 8.5 x 2.7 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

[1] On face, "EDW. F. CALDWELL & CO., INC. / NEW YORK / 8 DAY" [2] On back, " S F Edw. Caldwell & Co." "R A Fifteen 15 Jewels" "Three 3 adj."

Cite this object as

Desk Clock Clock; Manufactured by Edward F. Caldwell ; USA; cast and gilt bronze, blued steel, glass, enameled metal; H x W x D: 10 x 8.5 x 2.7 cm (3 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 1/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger; 1967-66-27

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