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Currently not on view
Object Name
clock
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 60 1/2 in x 18 in; 19.05 cm x 153.67 cm x 45.72 cm
ID Number
AF.58969-N
catalog number
58969-N
accession number
241838
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Comments

This clock was made by the Seth Thomas Co. of Thomaston CT. Circa 1940 It is a No.71 regulator with a No.68 (ST) movement, very high quality clock. I have the identical clock to this one and although I do not know what my clock was originally used for I have found one other example that was used to control the lights in a lighthouse. Any information you have about your clock regardless of how seemingly insignificant would be greatly appreciated and may help with my research into the history of these fine timepieces.

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