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Shelf Clock

Maker:
Aaron Willard (1757–1844)
Maker:
Aaron Willard Jr. (1783–1864)
Date:
1805–9
Geography:
Made in Roxbury, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, white pine
Dimensions:
H. 36 in. (91.4 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of William B. Whitney, 1937
Accession Number:
37.37.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: signed in the cartouche below the dial: Aaron Willard / ROXBURY; engraved on paper label on the back of the dial: CLOCK DIAL'S / Manufactured / by Willard & Nolen / Washington Street / Boston; inscribed in pencil: cleaned October 11, 1818 [?]
William B. Whitney, until died 1937
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