Phinehas Bailey Cherry Tall Clock, Chelsea, Vermont, c. 1815, scroll-top case above tapering reeded columns, roman numeral painted iron dial with raised gilt and floral decoration, subsidiary seconds, calendar aperture, and signed in script "P. Bailey/Chelsea," full-length waist door with mahogany and satinwood edge banding, eight-day time and hour-strike movement with shaped front and rear plates and an engraved stylized "6" on rear plate, ht. 92 1/2 in.
original tin-cased weights, lacking pendulum, original swan's neck, untouched dial and signature with small losses, original seating board, one period finial, feet are old replacements
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