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Model for a Mantel Clock; Unknown; Paris, France; about 1700; Terracotta; enameled metal; 78.7 x 52.1 x 24.1 cm (31 x 20 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.); 72.DB.52

Watch and chatelaine Maker: Case maker: Hippolyte Téterger (French, 1831–after 1891) Date: ca. 1875–78 Culture: French, Paris Medium: Gold, platinum and diamonds Dimensions: Overall: 6 1/2 × 2 3/8 in. (16.5 × 6 cm); Diameter of watch: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) Classification: Horology Credit Line: Gift of Cele H. and William B. Rubin, 1959

George A. Schastey & Co. (1873–97). Tall case clock from the William Clark House, Newark, New Jersey, ca. 1882. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Collection of Brian A. Emery | This work is featured in the “Artistic Furniture of the Gilded Age” exhibition, on view through May 1, 2016. #GildedAgeFurniture

Mantel clock [French] (37.160.9) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art