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Mantel clock

Description

Black marble mantel clock with round body and white face with Roman numerals on a serpentine scroll base decorated with painted gold scrolls and foliage.

Details

Maker
Crosby, Morse & Foss (Clockmaker)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Crosby Morse & Foss / Boston (On front of clock face)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
black marble
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
black marble
Clock
Empire (style)
mantel clocks
timepieces
Dimensions
14 x 23 1/4 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2207
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172490

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