Tall case clock

Creator:
Taber, Elnathan, 1768-1854
Published/Created:
Roxbury, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1795–1810
Physical Description:
98 x 19 x 9 1/4 in.
Materials:
mahogany
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid tall clock, the case of typical Willard design with fan quadrants inlaid in the corners of the waist door and base panel, the dial is inscribed "Warranted by E. Taber"; beautiful golden brown patina. This clock is in the finest original state including the fretwork, finials, and feet.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1893, pl. P5134.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid tall clock
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
5134
Genre:
tall case clocks (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, October 1981
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
10976 nc, cab4dw4 misc end tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10992449
OID:
12117007
PID:
digcoll:1024619

Number of Pages: 2
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