Shelf clock

Creator:
Adams, Nathan, 1755-1825
Published/Created:
Wiscasset, Lincoln county, Maine, United States
1809
Physical Description:
47 1/2 x 14 x 6 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; satinwood; enamel
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany case-on-case grandmother or shelf clock with finely inlaid case, fluted quarter columns with satinwood stop flutes, enamel dial inscribed "N. Adams, Wiscasset (Maine) 1809"; Nathan Adams moved to Wiscasset from Danvers, Massachusetts in 1792.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 453, pl. 1128.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany shelf clock
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2216
Genre:
shelf 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, December 1968
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:
10992212
PID:
digcoll:1024794