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Clock

Maker:
Jacob
Date:
1800–1830
Geography:
Made in Paris, France
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (41.9 x 31.8 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Julia Yard, 1925
Accession Number:
25.111
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 731
Inscription: inscribed on uppermost book: American Independence. / In Congress, July 4th, 1776, John Hancock

Marking: inscribed on dial: Jacob a Paris
Julia Yard, Sandwich, Massachusetts, until 1925
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