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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF3225

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Maker: formerly attributed to John Goddard, 1723/24–1785
Clockmaker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 218.44 cm (86 in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

William H. Putnam, Hartford, Connecticut, by 1928. Skinner, Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Bolton), January 11, 1992, lot 140

Associated names

William Hutchinson Putnam
Skinner, Inc.

Bibliography

Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 3274, ill.
Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Mass., Americana, sale cat. (January 11, 1992), lot 140, ill.