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Clock in the form of an oscillating pendulum (pendule oscillante)

Maker:
Delaunoy (elève de Breguet)
Date:
ca. 1815–30
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze, mahogany veneer
Dimensions:
Height: 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Bequest of James Alexander Scrymser, 1926
Accession Number:
26.256.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 554
Signature: Signed on dial: Delaunoy Her. Eléve de Breguet

Inscription: Inscribed on thermometer band: CHAUD TEMPERATE FROID
James Alexander Scrymser (until 1926; bequeathed to MMA)
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