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Long Case Clock

Black lacquer case, oriental figures in tortoise and gilt. molded base on bottom feet; arched door; 3/4 columns at sides of arched dial frame; molded top. Solid cresting with three gilt acorn finials and panel of carving in center. Brass dial with applied ornament in corners and around...

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Inscription

Maker's name in arch of brass dial.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

18th century

Object Place

London, England

Accession Number

32.288

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture