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Wall Clock

Brass. Engraved steel and brass dial with engraved brass hinged sides. Withbracket and weights.

Inscription

Dial inscribed "Ut Hora sic Vita Fugit" and inscribed "Taken from the Reble Stewart of Ardshield 1746"

Provenance

1932, Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1883-1914) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)

17th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

32.414

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture