1957.0026.373 A-G Wheel lathe, View 1
  • 1957.0026.373 A-G Wheel lathe, View 1
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Tool (for clocks) (Wheel lathe)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Creator (Role):

    Nathaniel Dominy IV (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, Long Island, United States, North America

  • Secondary Place of Origin:

    England, Europe

  • Date:

    1800-1810

  • Materials:

    White oak; Red oak; Satinwood, Ceylon; Dogwood; Applewood; Leather; Iron; Steel; Jute

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0026.373 A- G


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0026.373 A- G

Object Name

Tool (for clocks) (Wheel lathe)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase with funds provided by Henry Belin du Pont

Creator (Role)

Nathaniel Dominy IV (Maker)
7/25/1737-10/23/1812
Married Katharine Hallome on June 30, 1753. Children: Mary (d. in infancy) and Anna (twins). 2nd Marriage: Married Hannah Baker on November 28, 157 (or 1759), Children: Jonathan (d. in infancy), Hannah, Mary (d. in infancy), Urania, Leah, Nathaniel V, Phoebe, Clara.

Place of Origin

East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, Long Island, United States, North America

Secondary Place of Origin

England, Europe

Date

1800-1810

Subjects

Dominy Family Clockmaking

Materials

White oak; Red oak; Satinwood, Ceylon; Dogwood; Applewood; Leather; Iron; Steel; Jute

Dimensions (inches)

14.25 (H) , 24.25 (L) , 23.75 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

36.2 (H) , 61.6 (L) , 60.33 (Diam)

Measurement Notes

Per previous cataloguer. Lathe was catalogued assembled in 2014.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Hummel, Charles F. 1968 With Hammer in Hand: The Dominy Craftsmen of East Hampton, New York.
Published: pg 182-83, fig 149