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Photo: Courtesy Delaney Antique Clocks, West Townsend, Mass.; photo by Paul Foley
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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF6070

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Barton Stillman, b. 1791

Dimensions

88 1/4 19 10 1/4 in. (224.16 48.26 26.04 cm)

Date

1814

Current location

Delaney Antique Clocks

Geography

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

Medium

Cherry

Marks

"Barton Stillman No. 4. 1814," engraved, on snail

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Delaney Antique Clocks, West Townsend, Massachusetts, 2015

Bibliography

"Delaney Antique Clocks," http://delaneyantiqueclocks.com/products/detail/205/Barton-Stillman-of-Westerly-Rhode-Island-Tall-case-clock-dated-1814-and-numbered-4 (accessed January 18, 2015).
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 112n36, 417n6.