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From: Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 3322
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF4056

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Caleb Wheaton, American, 1757–1827

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1800–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Mahogany

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Mrs. Guy Metcalf Keating, Pinehurst, North Carolina, by 1928

Associated names

Mrs. Guy Metcalf Keating

Bibliography

Brooks Palmer, The Book of American Clocks (New York: MacMillan Company, 1950), 45, fig. 45.
Wallace Nutting, Furniture Treasury (New York: MacMillan Company, 1963), no. 3322, ill.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 112n36.