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Tall-case clock

about 1800–10
David Wood (American, 1766–1850)


Object Place: Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 235.6 x 52.1 x 26 cm (92 3/4 x 20 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.498

Medium or Technique

Mahogany, mahogany veneer, white pine, light- and dark-wood inlay

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Clocks

Inscription

In chalk on the inside of the backboard: "A. Stedman"

Markings

Stamped "OSBORNE" on the mounting plate

Provenance

Inherited by the donors from the estate of fhe noted Providence clock collector Clinton Prescott Knight, Jr. ;gift of Henry Hixon Meyer, Jr., and Edith Noyes Knight Meyer, Belmont, Massachusetts, in honor of Knight (Accession Date October 13, 1982)

Credit Line

In memory of Clinton Prescott Knight, Jr. Providence, Rhode Island