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Automaton clock in the form of an eagle

Date: ca. 1630
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Case: gilded brass on a base of ebony and ebony veneered with fruitwood; movement: brass and iron
Dimensions: Overall: 13 × 7 7/8 × 7 7/8 in. (33 × 20 × 20 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim, 1929
Accession Number: 29.52.14

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