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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF2985

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Payton Dana, American, 1766–1854

Dimensions

82 x 19 x 10 in. (208.28 x 48.26 x 25.4 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Maple

Marks

"Payton Dana Providence," on dial arch

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Israel Sack, Inc., New York, 1950. Sotheby's, New York, January 19–21, 1996, lot 1396

Associated names

Sotheby's

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana, sale cat. (January 19–21, 1996), lot 1396, ill.