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Table clock

Maker:
Johann Reinhold the Elder (ca. 1550–1596)
Date:
late 16th century
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Case: gilt brass; movement: iron
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 3/4 × 4 7/8 × 4 7/8 in. (7 × 12.4 × 12.4 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim, 1929
Accession Number:
29.52.4
Not on view
Inscription: NOX ET AMOR VINVMQUE NIHIL MODERABILE SVADENT (night and love and wine lead to nothing moderate) [on removable brass plate engraved on one side with medallion depicting death of Pyramus and Thisbe]
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim (until 1929; to MMA)
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