HC&M: Unknown Holgate "Playroom clock"


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Name Unknown Holgate "Playroom clock"




Description Unknown toy, similar to the "Time Teacher" or "Playroom Clock", but not found in the catalogs. Has a gold decal (dt4b) at 6:00. Painted in blue, with nursery rhyme characters. Some crayon markings. Three vertical cracks, corresponding with nickel-plated round-head screws, which may be later. One additional hole in lower right corner is unexplained. Made of high-quality plywood, with a yellow pine (?) stand, which also may be later. Hands are unpainted.

There is one from UG's collection in the McKean County Museum.
Year circa 1938-1942
Added 2018-09-18 09:43:31 (updated 2019-10-15 10:01:13)
Dimensions 8x10.25