Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1810–1815
36 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 6 in.
Mahogany; enamel; brass; gilding
Sack catalogue description: Mahogany inlaid kidney-shaped shelf clock made by Aaron Willard, Boston, the kidney-shaped enameled dial is inscribed "Aaron Willard, Boston," and bordered by gilded scrolled motifs; the hood has arrow and checkered inlaid stringing with diamond-pierced fretwork crest and brass urn finials, ogee bracket fee. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 5, p. 1367, pl. P4399.
Mahogany inlaid kidney-shaped shelf clock
Decoration and ornament--Federal style Furniture--United States
shelf clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, October 1976 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.