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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): 15, fig. 4
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Bracket clock


Object number

RIF5361

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker William Claggett, 1694 - 1749

Dimensions

48 x 40 x 24 in. (121.92 x 101.6 x 60.96 cm)

Date

1735–1745

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Brass and unknown wood

Marks

"William Claggett Newport," engraved in dial arch

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Unknown

Associated names

Private collection

Bibliography

Richard L. Champlin, "William Claggett and His Clockmaking Family," Newport History: Bulletin of the Newport Historical Society 47, Part 3 (Summer 1974): 171–173, 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): 15, fig. 4.