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The case recalls prototypes published in Thomas Chippendale’s Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker’s Director. Below the main clock dial are the signs of the zodiac and the phases of the moon. The ring of auxiliary dials indicates the most important cities of the day (clockwise): Philadelphia

The case recalls prototypes published in Thomas Chippendale’s Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker’s Director. Below the main clock dial are the signs of the zodiac and the phases of the moon. The ring of auxiliary dials indicates the most important cities of the day (clockwise): Philadelphia

John Seymour (1771–1848) - Tall Case Clock. Mahogany, Mahogany Veneer, Maple with White Pine. Works by James Doull and Dial possibly Painted by John Ritto Penniman. Boston, Massachusetts. Circa 1805-1810. 111-3/4" x 21-1/4" x 9-3/4" (283.8cm x 54cm x 24.8cm). Metropolitan Museum of Art.

John Seymour (1771–1848) - Tall Case Clock. Mahogany, Mahogany Veneer, Maple with White Pine. Works by James Doull and Dial possibly Painted by John Ritto Penniman. Boston, Massachusetts. Circa 1805-1810. 111-3/4" x 21-1/4" x 9-3/4" (283.8cm x 54cm x 24.8cm). Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Longcase Clock, probably ca. 1675–78 Movement by Thomas Tompion (English, 1639–1713) Case: oak, veneered with oystershell-cut olivewood and marquetry panels of green-stained bone, ivory, and various woods, gilt-brass mounts; Dial: brass, partly gilded and partly silvered; Movement: brass and steel

Longcase Clock, probably ca. 1675–78 Movement by Thomas Tompion (English, 1639–1713) Case: oak, veneered with oystershell-cut olivewood and marquetry panels of green-stained bone, ivory, and various woods, gilt-brass mounts; Dial: brass, partly gilded and partly silvered; Movement: brass and steel

1789 American (Rhode Island) Tall clock at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

1789 American (Rhode Island) Tall clock at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Chiming Grandfather Clock :: My husband LOVES clocks ... one day, one day this would be a dream to have!

Chiming Grandfather Clock :: My husband LOVES clocks ... one day, one day this would be a dream to have!