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From: Richard L. Champlin, "William Claggett and His Clockmaking Family," A Supplement to the Bulletin of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. 11 (Summer 1976): 6–7, fig. 1
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF5324

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker William Claggett, 1694 - 1749

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1735–1745

Current location

Private collection

Geography

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

Medium

Unknown

Marks

"Will: Claggett / Newport," engraved on brass plaque below center arbor

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

Unknown

Bibliography

Richard L. Champlin, "William Claggett and His Clockmaking Family," Newport History: Bulletin of the Newport Historical Society 47, Part 3 (Summer 1974): 170, ill.
Richard L. Champlin, "William Claggett and His Clockmaking Family," Supplement to the Bulletin of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. 11 (Summer 1976): 6–7, fig. 1–2.