1957.0026.479 A-J, Holding block with dies, overall
  • 1957.0026.479 A-J, Holding block with dies, overall
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Holding block

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Creator (Role):

    Nathaniel Dominy IV (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1770-1800

  • Materials:

    Wood; Pine, white

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0026.479 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1957.0026.479 A

Object Name

Holding block

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, New York, Long Island, United States, North America

Date

1770-1800

Subjects

Dominy Family Clockmaking

Materials

Wood; Pine, white

Dimensions (inches)

1.3 (H) , 5 (L) , 2 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

3.2 (H) , 12.8 (L) , 5.1 (W)

Object Description

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