User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Smith's Clock Establishment, New York

Obv: SMITH'S (curved) / CLOCK / ESTABLISHMENT/ NO 7 1/2 / BOWERY / NEW YORK (u-shaped) / 1837, small leafy ornaments to left and right of the field, the whole surrounded by beaded rim Rev: TIME (curved) / IS / MONEY (curved) upon face of clock occupying whole field, with hours and minutes marked...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1837

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 315

Accession Number


Medium or Technique





Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates