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Object Name:
Clock, Mantel
Object ID:
2017.274.027
Date:
Unknown
Description:
Mantel Clock made from metal which is a gold colour with Maori patterns engraved on the surface. At the top there is a carving of a koruru which represents the ancestor's head, mahi the arms and raparapa the fingers. On the right hand side is a carving which is shaped like a Maori patu or weapon with an amphibian, possibly a lizard at the side. The clock is fastened to a piece of wood. On the dial it has "EUROPA" and "2 JEWELS", and may have been made in Germany.
Title:
Europa Mantel Clock
Dimensions:
H—11.6 W—18.2 D—8.4 cm
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