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From: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, vol. 1 (Alexandria, Va.: Highland House Publishers, 1969), 177, fig. 471
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF1482

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Walter Cornell, American, 1777 - after 1855

Dimensions

240.666 x 45.72 x 22.86 cm (94 3/4 x 18 x 9 in.)

Date

1795–1805

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

"Walter Cornell, Newport" painted on enamelled dial

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1969

Associated names

Israel Sack, Inc.

Bibliography

American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1989), vol. 1, p. 177, no. 461, ill.