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Clockmaker: Nikolaus Schmidt the Elder
(born ca. 1549, working 1576)

Date: ca. 1620–25
Culture: German (Augsburg)
Medium: Case: gilded brass and silver on a base of ebony, and ebony veneered on oak; Movement: brass and iron
Dimensions: 12-1/2 x 6-1/2 x 4-1/2 in. (31.8 x 16.5 x 11.4 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim, 1929
Accession Number: 29.52.13

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