Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1825–1835
38 1/2 x 12 1/4 in.
Enamel; églomisé glass; gilding
Sack catalogue description: Gilt lyre banjo clock with alarm mechanism, made by and inscribed, "Aaron Willard, Boston" on the enameled dial, the églomisé glasses are original; the bottom glass of exceptional interest depicting the eagle, shield, and flags in gilt on a white background. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1459, pl. P4517.
Gilt lyre banjo clock
Decoration and ornament--Federal style Furniture--United States
banjo clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1977 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.