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Banjo clock


Object number

RIF5917

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker attributed to Thomas Gilbert Daggett, 1795 - 1871

Dimensions

83.19 x 24.77 x 9.53 cm (32 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Date

1825–1845

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); white pine (backboard and glue blocks); mahogany (glue blocks); reverse-painted glass; brass

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Federal

Provenance

Goddard family, Rhode Island; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, January 24–25, 2014, lot 354

Associated names

Sotheby's
Goddard Family

Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, Important Americana: Furniture, Folk Art, Silver, Chinese Export Porcelain, Prints, and Carpets, sale cat. (January 24–25, 2014), 195, lot 354, ill.