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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF3845

Maker

Clockmaker Edward Spalding, American, 1732–1785
Casemaker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 89 in. (226.061 cm)

Date

1760–80

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Cherry

Marks

"Spalding / PROVIDENCE," engraved, on plaque on dial

Provenance

Robert A. Blekicki, Andover, Massachusetts, 1987. Northeast Auctions, Hampton and Portsmouth, New Hampshire (sale held Manchester, New Hampshire), August 4–5, 2001, lot 740

Associated names

Northeast Auctions
Robert A. Blekicki

Bibliography

Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, N.H., New Hampshire Weekend Americana Auction, sale cat. (August 4–5, 2001), 73, lot 74, ill.
"New England Gallery, Inc., advertisement," Antiques 131, no. 5 (May 1987): 897, ill.