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Clock approx 2 ft tall &10 in. wide, oak (?) wood,top has riser above box with raised scalloped at center containing attached wooden design. Upper box has round clock face with numbers covered by convex glass. Lower box contains round pendulum with pointed metal (small) piece attached to the bottom. Covered by glass divided into sections by narrow rounded metal strips, 3 sections across top, a large center circle and 2 lower sections. A rectangular foot approx. 5 in.width attached to bottom of box.

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