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Tall Case Clock

Description

Tall case clock. Pine. Entire case grained to simulate mahogany. Arched hood with three plinths. Pierced gallery. Glazed door. Green and pink floral scenes in spandrels. "Alex. T. Willard/Ashby" handpainted in oval below elaborate cast pewter hands.

Details

Maker
Willard, Alex T. (Maker)
Date
1800-1820
Location of origin
Ashby, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
painting (coating)
white metal
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLOCK, TALL CASE
Painted
painting (coating)
tall case clocks
timepieces
Unidentified Metal
white metal
Dimensions
84 1/2 x 20 1/4 x 10 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.719
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63178

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