Forestville Manufacturing Company, active 1831-1855
Bristol, Hartford county, Connecticut, United States ca. 1845–1850
27 x 10 1/2 in.
Laminated wood; églomisé glass
Sack catalogue description: Acorn mantle clock, the dial inscribed "Forestville Manufg Co., Bristol CT U.S.A." above an original églomisé panel with a view of the State Capitol in Hartford, Connecticut, the case and door are formed of laminated wood; the case is supported on an ogival veneered base. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2527, pl. P6146.
Acorn mantle clock
Furniture--United States Wall clocks
acorn clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, September 1989 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.