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David Roentgen: Long-Case Clock
The Roentgens' Berlin Secretary Cabinet
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Automaton clock in the form of an eagle
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Marking: Case stamped:  EBEN (Augsburg cabinetmakers’ mark for ebony);  pinecone (Augsburg city mark)
Movement: maker’s mark of Nikolaus Schmidt the Elder
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim (until 1929; to MMA)
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