Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1828
39 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Banjo clock with stenciled decoration in fine brilliant state, original painted glass panels, signed on dial, "John J. Low & Co., Boston." A family history reads, "Banjo clock (in Front Hall 1916) made by John J. Low & Co. Boston & Bought from Grandfather Shurtleff October 20, 1828 for 15.50." ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 645, pl. 1440.
Banjo clock with stenciled decoration
Banjo clocks -- Federal style Furniture -- United States
banjo clocks (AAT)
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Sack, January 1970 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.