Federal Cherry Inlaid Shelf Clock, Joseph Loring, Sterling, Massachusetts, 1805-10, white-painted and gilt iron kidney dial lettered "JOSEPH LORING," with a brass, eight-day, weight-driven movement, refinished, (restoration), ht. 37, wd. 12 3/4, dp. 5 1/2 in.
fretwork may be replaced, repaired crack to base with fill, missing small part of skirt, crack to one foot.
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