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Tall case clock

1998.1327 (RS23583)

Description

Tall clock case w/ grained case of pine. Arched fretwork cornice flanked by fluted columns. Molding connecting neck and base. Bracketed feet.

Details

Maker
Whiting, Riley, d. 1835 (Maker)
Date
1800-1810
Inscriptions
Painted on clock face: ""R. WHITING WINCHESTER""
Location of origin
Winchester & Winsted, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
metal
pine (wood)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
CLOCK, TALL CASE
metal
Pine
pine (wood)
tall case clocks
timepieces
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
86.5 x 18.25 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1327
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18675

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