Very rare and hard to find ornament for the zaandam or zaanse clock.This rare model is called Dirck Jacobz made by a small clock factory Nordal from Dokkum. What you see is the city heraldic shield of Dokkum. On the front there is a Dutch text “pas ie niet op mij – so pas ik niet op dij” which means if you don’t look out for me, then I will not look out for you! Approx. 5 1/8″ or 13 cm wide and 4 3/8″ or 11 cm tall.