Paint Decorated Tall Case Clock
New England, ca. 1800-1820.
Dial signed, "S Hoadley" Plymouth, CT.
The tall case clock is fitted with a wooden workds movement and a painted clock face depicting a Federal eagle. The case has a removable bonnet above a slender waist fitted with moldings ending on a shaped shkirt. The grain painted surface is in untouched original condition.
Condition: Sections of the dome top are restored, otherwise in a remarkable state of preservation.
Provenance: From a private Connecticut family.