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Tall case clock

1976.243 (RS33602)

Description

tall case clock; ogee pedement; glass pane on bonnet side; arched front window and case door; scribed circle on base; cherry; pine back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
18th century
Inscriptions
"Back" (in old white 18th century chalk)
"Repaired Jan 16, 1902/ (o cleaned) Nov 1908/ R.D. Wittier/ New (..eles)" (paper label)
"M. Philbrick/Jewler/Rye Beach N.H." (stamped)
"May 31, 1847 . . . . . . J.J. Eastman Oct 17 1845 cleaned by Luther Cromby 1881 April 8 cleaned." (pencil)
"March 14 1827 to ( ) 1855" (chalk)
Associated Building
Used At Dole-Little House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cherry (wood)
glass (material)
pine (wood)
stain (coating)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Kittery (York county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cherry (wood)
Chippendale
Clock
Clock, Tall Case
glass (material)
pine (wood)
stain (coating)
Dimensions
88 x 23 x 12 15/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1976.243
Credit Line
From estate of Mrs. Florence Evans Bushee
GUSN
245986
Reference Notes
"New Discoveries in New England Furniture"

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