sheep's-head clock

noun
variants: or sheep's-head
plural sheep's-heads

Definition of sheep's-head clock

: a lantern clock with one hand and a crown escapement and large dials that overlap the movement

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“Sheep's-head clock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sheep%27s-head%20clock. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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