Banjo clock

Creator:
Munroe and Whiting, active ca. 1808-1817
Published/Created:
Concord, Middlesex county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1815–1820
Physical Description:
39 x 10 1/4 in.
Materials:
Glass; gilding
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Banjo clock with gilt spiral borders and exceptional semicircular carved and gilded base bracket, original glass panels, lower panel depicting mythological scene in oval; inscribed Munroe & Whiting.
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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. 306, pl. 749.
Variant Titles:
Banjo clock with gilt spiral borders
Topics:
Banjo clocks -- Federal style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2140
Genre:
clocks: 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:
10955650
PID:
digcoll:844364