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Tall case clock

Description

Bonnet: Squared modified mansard type pediment with carved fret work, three gilded wooden ball finials, curved cornice moulding, columnar cornered moulding with glass panes at sides. Rectangular case with arched shaped hinged door and stepped moulding on rectangular base. Face: silver dials and stamped ornate hands, gilt brass filigree. Has weights and pendulum and three keys.

Details

Maker
Hughes, Thomas (Clockmaker)
Date
ca. 1760
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
CLOCK, TALL CASE
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
tall case clocks
timepieces
Dimensions
107 x 19.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1436
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26062

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