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Tall Case Musical Clock

1999.472 (RS172853)

Description

Bonnet top with three reeded plinths having replaced cup shaped brass finials, fret work ornament between. Tiger maple and walnut face door encloses enameled face with marine scene at top in which ship rocks with swing of pendulum, brass works. Reeded columns with simple brass base matching capitol. Bracket base with well cut-out feet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Location of origin
New England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
walnut (wood)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
Clock, Tall Case
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
tall case clocks
walnut (wood)
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
83 x 18 3/8 x 9 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.472
Credit Line
Estate of Guido R. Perera
GUSN
255447

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