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CLOCK

Made by: Simon Grunwald (Jeweler)

Currently in storage


About this object

The shape is that of a small organ. The frame and the crest at the top is in silver. The rest of the outside is in enamel painted with classical scenes. The front opens and reveals miniature organ pipes and a clock.

Object name:
CLOCK
Made from:
Enamel -- silver
Made in:
Austria
Date made:
1880
Size:
16.5 × 8.9 × 7.6 cm (6 1/2 × 3 1/2 × 3 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
15.137.1
Class:
ENAMEL
Signature marks:
MARK A on a square with chamfered corners: in use for Vienna's Assayer's office from 1862 to 1922 S G on a rectangle, possibly the mark of Simon Grunwald, silversmith in Vienna 1873-1903
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973