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Tall Case Clock

Description

Case: French feet, shaped skirt, quarter columns, arched pediment with fretwork, inlaid oval in base, stringing. Dial: Painted roses.

Details

Maker
Possibly Parker, Gardner (Maker)
Possibly Hawes, J., Jr. (Maker)
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Label inside back: ""Alden Webb/ Watchmaker and Jeweler/ Watches, Clocks, and Jewelry/ Repairing a Specialty/ Beverly, Mass."" See Curatorial Note for further inscriptions.
Location of origin
Westboro, MA, USA
Material
birch (wood)
cherry (wood)
inlay (process)
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
Cherry
cherry (wood)
CLOCK, TALL CASE
Federal
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
tall case clocks
timepieces
Dimensions
83 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.617
Credit Line
Given in memory of her late husband Arthur B. Claflin.
GUSN
53084

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