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John Davis Chippendale Tall-Case Clock
Catalog#: Spring 2006
Category: Clocks
SubType: Clocks
Origin: America-USA
Era: 18th Century
Height: 105-1/2 inches inches
The bonnet with a broken swan's neck pediment terminating in carved rosettes, flanked by and centering urn finials, above an arched glazed door flanked by colonettes, painted white brass dial with a painted moon phase above Arabic and Roman chapter rings; the eight day time and strike movement with continuous-sweep seconds function; above a waisted case with engaged quarter columns centering a hinged door with scrolled top, over a box base, engaged quarter columns, all on ogee bracket feet.

New Holland, Lancaster County, PA, circa 1790

Height: 105-1/2"

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