Lighthouse clock

about 1820–30
Simon Willard (American, 1753–1848)


Object Place: Roxbury, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 63.5 x 26 cm (25 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.661

Medium or Technique

Tin, brass, wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Clocks

Inscription

Painted on dial: "Simon Willard / Roxbury"
Lead weight marked: "S.W."
Pendulum marked "S.W." on back.
Brass key marked: "S.W." and on verso "1779"

Provenance

1979. anonymous gift (Accession Date December 29, 1979)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift