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Shelf clock


Object number

RIF1940

Maker

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

Dimensions

86.36 x 32.385 x 16.51 cm (34 x 12 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Date

1810–1815

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany

Marks

"Walter Cornell / Newport," in paint, on dial

Style

Federal

Provenance

Christie's, New York, January 26–27, 1995, lot 169. Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Inc., Sharon, Massachusetts, 2007

Associated names

Christie's
Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Inc.

Bibliography

Christie's, New York, Important American Furniture, Silver, Prints, Folk Art, and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (January 26–27, 1995), 90, lot 169, ill.