Mahogany Tavern Clock Attributed to Aaron Willard
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
Mahogany Tavern Clock Attributed to Aaron Willard, Boston, c. 1825, with turned and glazed bezel over the 11 3/4 in dia. concave painted iron dial, lower waist door, eight-day brass timepiece with iron weight, brass faced, lead backed pendulum bob and iron rod, ht. 30 in.
A related example is illustrated and discussed in Roger W. Robinson and Herschel B. Burt, The Willard House and Clock Museum and The Willard Family Clockmakers, pps. 187-188.
Case is in old refinished condition, dial in undisturbed condition, hands, weight and pendulum appear to be period and the original, head section of case stamped "2".