Deaccessioned February 26, 2015
Early 19th century
Aaron Willard (1757–1844)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 83.8 x 31.8 x 14 cm (33 x 12 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.) Height without finials.
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, mahogany veneer, pine
Inside side bracket: "Cld. by E H J June 2, 1876 JHM"
On outside of back there is a North American Vanlines label.
On top of front board: "X"
In graphite on mounting board: "3135 [?]"
Dial signed: "Aaron Willard / BOSTON"
Boylston family of Boston; Bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean (Accession Date September 8, 1976). February 26, 2015, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean