Newburyport, Essex county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1790–1800
28 1/8 x 12 x 6 in.
Sack catalogue description: Chippendale mahogany shelf clock, architectural plinth base with projecting fluted columns and door with keystone arch supported by fluted columns, brass dial engraved Daniel Balch, Jr., Newburyport; brass flame finials (one replaced), beautiful golden color. David Wood, also of Newburyport, made a few clocks of similar form. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 832, pl. P3487.
Chippendale mahogany shelf clock
Decoration and ornament--Chippendale style Furniture--United States
shelf clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, May 1972 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.