Long Case Clock
Marmaduke Storr (English, working in London around 1755–1779)
Object Place: Europe, London, England
247.5 x 54.5 x 28 cm (97 7/16 x 21 7/16 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany; brass and steel
Not On View
Molded base. Arched door and hood supported by pair of columns oflighter wood. Fretwork on top and three brass ball finials. Brass and steel face with second hand date dial, phases of the moon and engraved plate. Brass mounts in corners. With key.
Plate engraved "Marm. Storr London". Two papers tacked inside door: one dated 1863, the other signed O. W. Holmes 1872.
By 1935, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes; 1941, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes