Hopkinton, Merrimack county, New Hampshire, United States ca. 1810–1815
95 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite applewood grandfather clock with checkered inlaid borders and plinths, base panel with oval burl center paterae, delicate fretwork; superb amber patina, enamel moon dial inscribed "P. Brown, Hopkinton." A similar clock by Philip Brown is illustrated in the catalogue, The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire, no. 89. Related objects: The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire, 1725–1825 (Manchester, N.H.: Currier Gallery of Art, 1964), no. 89. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 450, p. 1122.
Hepplewhite applewood tall case clock
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style Furniture--United States
tall case clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, December 1968 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.