Ingraham Shelf Clock with Alarm

Description (Brief)
Made between 1881 and 1886 by the E. Ingraham and Co. in Bristol, Connecticut, this mechanical clock strikes the hour and half hour on a gong. It also features an alarm.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
alarm clock kitchen clock
date made
ca 1881-1886
maker
E. Ingraham Company
Measurements
overall: 23 1/4 in x 15 3/8 in x 4 3/4 in; 59.055 cm x 39.0652 cm x 12.065 cm
ID Number
ME*67.361
catalog number
67.361
accession number
263810
serial number
23692
subject
Measuring & Mapping
Timekeeping
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Mr. & Mrs. F. S. Elmore

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