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Shelf clock


Object number

RIF2325

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Seril Dodge, 1759?1802

Dimensions

36 1/4 13 1/2 6 1/2 in. (92.075 34.29 16.51 cm)

Date

1785–1800

Current location

The Rhode Island Historical Society

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Mahogany (primary); pine (secondary)

Marks

"Seril Dodge," engraved, on silvered dial

Style

Hepplewhite, Federal

Provenance

Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, 1965

Bibliography

Joseph K. Ott, The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture, exh. cat. (Providence: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965), 126–127, 170, no. 80, ill.
Joseph K. Ott, "The John Brown House Loan Exhibition of Rhode Island Furniture," Antiques 87, no. 5 (May 1965): 567, fig. 10.
Frank L. Hohmann III et al., Timeless: Masterpiece American Brass Dial Clocks (New York: Hohmann Holdings, 2009), 288–289, no. 87, ill.