Clockcase (Tall clock)

  • Category:

    Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

  • Creator (Role):

    Thomas Perry (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, Manhattan, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1750-1774

  • Materials:

    Wood; Walnut; Brass; Iron; Glass; Steel; Silverplate on brass; Cord

  • Museum Object Number:

    2013.0013.001 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2013.0013.001 A

Object Name

Clockcase (Tall clock)

Category

Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Frank L. Hohmann III

Creator (Role)

Thomas Perry (Maker)-1774

Place of Origin

New York, Manhattan, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1750-1774

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; Movement, lower dial; "Thomas Perry / New York" engraved in script

Materials

Wood; Walnut; Brass; Iron; Glass; Steel; Silverplate on brass; Cord

Dimensions (inches)

83.75 (H) , 16 (W) , 9 (D) , 7.5 (Diam) , 272 (Weight)

Dimensions (centimeters)

212.725 (H) , 40.64 (W) , 22.86 (D) , 19.05 (Diam) , 7711 (Weight)

Measurement Notes

Weight given is approximate for pendulum. Diameter is for pendulum bob.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Hohmann, Frank L., et al. 2009 Timeless: Masterpiece American Brass Dial Clocks.
Referenced p. 81.