Federal Paint Decorated Clock with Wooden Works and a Painted Dial
New England, ca. 1810-1820
Pine with grain painted and decorated surface
Condition: Fine, restoration to the dome portion of the bonnet, (never having finials) missing door escutcheon, feet are original with some shrinkage cracks, retains original pewter clock hands. The paint on the case and dial are original throughout.
The dome top clock hood sits above a slender case fitted with moldings with the case terminating to the floor and having an applied bracket base. The interior is fitted with a thirty-hour wood works movement and a wonderful painted dial depicting a patriotic eagle.
Dimensions: 83"h x 18 1/2"w at bonnet x 10 1/2"d
Item ID: F-PF-CLK 009