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Veneered case, walnut, bombe base with cut corners on claw and ball feet. Mid-section has concave corners with carving, carved edge on shaped door, ormolu cartouche over glass in center. Hood has columns with gilded acanthus capitols, arched door and glass panels at sides; bands of cut-out...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George R. Agassiz, in memory of her sister, Mrs. Bayard Thayer

Dutch (Amsterdam), about 1780–1790

Object Place

Amsterdam, Holland


234.95 x 64.77 x 35.56 cm (92 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 14 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Walnut veneer




Furniture, Clocks