Artist:Andre´ Romain Guilmet
Medium: Nickel-plated metal, glass, paper, mercury
Dimensions: height: 15 1/2 x 8 x 8 in. (39.4 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm)
Accession Number: 2009.49.1
Catalogue Description: Clock with thermometer and month calendar, upper section comprises a thermometer with measurement in 'Fahrenheit' on one side and 'Reaumur' on the other,mid section is a large globe with at top, a small rectangular glass window, with a month calendar,printed in black ink on textile, text in French,turning mechanism of calendar are mirrored,two small cog wheels on pins; beneath calendar, the central section of globe comprises a white clock dial, with black roman numerals for hours and a single hour and minute hand. Beneath clock are attached individual industrial tools such as tuning fork, hammer and compass and cog wheel, the whole on a flat disc base,on four protruding feet.