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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF6571

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker William Claggett, 1694?1749

Dimensions

90 21 11 in. (228.6 53.3 27.9 cm)

Date

1740–1749

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Walnut with light and dark wood inlay

Marks

"W. Claggett. Newport," engraved, at base of chapter ring

Style

Queen Anne

Provenance

Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Sharon, Massachusetts; sold to a private collection 2010

Associated names

Gary R. Sullivan Antiques, Inc.