Banjo clock

Creator:
Sawin and Dyer, active ca. 1822-1828
Published/Created:
Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1815
Physical Description:
41 x 10 in.
Materials:
Glass; gilding
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Gilded banjo clock with bracket, original glass painted with blues and reds, the bottom panel depicting a lady in a chariot driven by reindeer; inscribed on dial "Sawin & Dyer."
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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. 316, pl. 783.
Variant Titles:
Gilded banjo clock with bracket
Topics:
Banjo clocks -- Federal style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2143
Genre:
banjo 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, April 1965
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10667 cab2dr3
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10955653
PID:
digcoll:844353