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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): 16, fig. 5
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF5373

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker William Claggett, 1694 - 1749

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1730–1740

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Brass and unknown wood

Marks

"Will Claggett, Newport" engraved on brass nameplate below hands

Provenance

Unknown

Bibliography

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): 16, fig. 5.