lantern clock

an English bracket clock of the late 16th and 17th centuries, having a brass case with corner columns supporting pierced crestings on the sides and front.
Also called birdcage clock.

1910–15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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