Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1810–1830
6 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
Sack catalogue description: Painted box, the front bears a shield and basket, the lid bears the mythological depiction of Aurora in a chariot drawn by horses over the clouds; this view appears on the door panel of a number of banjo clocks by Aaron Willard and Aaron Willard, Jr., clockmakers of Roxbury and Boston, Massachusetts. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 3, p. 719, pl. P3254.
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style Furniture -- United States
boxes (containers) (AAT)
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Furnishings & Decorative Arts Prints & Photographs
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, November 1970 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.