Mantel clock

"Unusual Clock, Article No. K 904 Mantel Clock"

1929–1930
Manufactured by Manning Bowman Company (active 1849–1945), Designed by Edward Albert "Bert" Farr (American, 1884 - 1973)


Object Place: Meriden, Connecticut

Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 28 cm (9 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2008.279

Medium or Technique

Chromium-plated metal, orange/brown Catalin (plastic)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Clocks

Inscription

"MANNING- BOWMAN" written on clock face

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased on eBay by Parker Prindle, Boston, MA; 2008, given by Prindle to the MFA (Accession date: June 25, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of J. Parker Prindle in memory of Florence Cheney Prindle