Bracket Clock

English (London)
1790–1800
James Johnson


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

43.18 cm (17 in.)

Accession Number

47.193

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany and oak veneers, brass.

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Clocks

Walnut or mahogany veneer on oak. Spandrels of fruit wood veneer in corners of door, brass rim on glass over brass dial. Roman hour numerals, Arabic minutes and days. Panels of reeding at sides; glazed back door. Molded brass bail handle; cast brass paw feet.

Inscription

Chinoiserie engraving on backplate.

Markings

Dial engraved: James Johnson / London

Credit Line

Gift of Sears B. Condit, in memory of Mary L. Condit