Clockmaker: Karl Schmidt (German, ca/ 1590-1635/36). Automaton clock in the form of a lion, ca. 1620-35. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.190.1549) | This work is featured in the “The Luxury of Time: European Clocks and Watches” exhibition, on view through March 27, 2016. #LuxuryofTime
1650 English Calendar watch at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - This clock has dials showing the time, date, and also what appears to either be the phases of the moon or the passage of day/night.
Mantel clock, ca. 1780–90. French (Paris). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.190.2126) | The decorative theme of this clock is the Triumph of Love over Time.