American Long Case
Clock # 4174
Price: $ 11,500

THIS IS AN UNSIGNED AMERICAN LONG CASE CLOCK, MOST PROBABLY FROM PENNSYLVANIA, CIRCA 1800-1820. THE CASE IS MADE OF MAHOGANY SOLIDS AND VENEERS. THE DOOR IN THE WAIST OF THE CLOCK HAS AN OVAL CROTCH MAHOGANY BOOKMATCHED INLAY & THE BASE HAS A ROUND CROTCH MAHOGANY PANEL, THE BASE HAS BEEN CRACKED & IS REPAIRED WITH AN INSERT OF WOOD, AND THIS APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN DONE SOMETIME AGO. THE HOOD HAS A SWAN PEDIMENT W/A BRASS FINIAL IN THE CENTER. THERE ARE 2 FULL REEDED COLUMNS WITH BRASS CAPS & BASES ON THE FRONT CORNERS OF THE HOOD. THE PAINTED DIAL IS ARCHED & HAS A MOON PHASE IN THE ARCH, THE CORNER OF THE DIAL HAVE PAINTED GILT DECORATIONS. THE NUMERALS ARE ARABIC; THERE IS A SECONDS BIT & A CALENDAR. THERE ARE ¼ REEDED COLUMNS IN THE WAIST W/WOOD CAPS & BASES. THE CASE SITS ON REPLACEMENT BUN FEET. THE 8 DAY BRASS MOVEMENT IS WEIGHT DRIVEN BY 2 CAST IRON WEIGHTS AND STRIKES THE HOURS ON A BELL.

H-102” x W-19”x D-9 ½”


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