Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1810–1820
33 1/4 x 13 x 5 3/4 in.
Mahogany; églomisé glass; brass
Sack catalogue description: Classical mahogany mantel clock, crossbanded base panel, bulged base and brass ball feet; the dish dial is fronted by a glass door with stenciled and églomisé floral decoration, lyre spandrels in the corners, an oval panel inscribed "Aaron Willard, Boston" in red background; scrolled crest with fluted plinth, in the finest state of preservation. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 6, p. 1576, pl. P4692.
Classical mahogany mantel clock
Decoration and ornament--Federal style Furniture--United States
mantel clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1978 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.