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Wall Clock - Sessions Clock Co, 'Foyer', circa 1930 Object Reg. No: SH 890918

Summary:
Round wooden framed wall clock, made by Sessions Clock Co, Connecticut, USA, circa 1930. 'Foyer' model.

Used in main work area of Simpsons Gloves factory in Richmond, Victoria.
Description:
.1 glass .2 key .3 clock - Gold coloured metal rim around face. Arabic numerals, hands rusted. Found in small downstairs storeroom
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Alistair Mitchell, 1989
Acknowledgement:
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 44.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: glovemaking, leatherworking, trades, wall clocks
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Simpson's Gloves Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Amos Griffiths Simpson, Glove Manufacturer (1878-1953), Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 1924-1988, Production Processes at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Working Life at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Workers at Simpson's Gloves Factory
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: united states of america
Inscriptions: on back has written "Foyer / manufactured by / THE SESSIONS CLOCK CO. / FORESTVILLE, CONN, U.S.A."
User: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930-1988

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