1957.0026.562, .563, .565, .570, 1957.0100.005 Boxes
  • 1957.0026.562, .563, .565, .570, 1957.0100.005 Boxes
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Box

  • Category:

    Wood (other)

  • Creator (Role):

    Felix Dominy (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1820-1850

  • Materials:

    Cherry; Iron; Paper

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0026.565 A- C


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Object Number

1957.0026.565 A- C

Object Name

Box

Category

Wood (other)

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase with funds provided by Henry Belin du Pont

Creator (Role)

Felix Dominy (Maker)
2/12/1800-12/20/1868
Son of Nathaniel V. Married Phebe Miller on October 28, 1826. Children: Nathaniel VII (This is correct, the seventh. The family does not have a Nathaniel VI), Jerusha, Mary, Arthur, Edmond.

Place of Origin

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

Date

1820-1850

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Top; "Chain/ books/ &/ hair/ springs" handwritten in ink. Script.
2. Inscription; Underside; "hair/ springs/ Coiled" handwritten in ink. Script.

Subjects

Dominy Family Clockmaking

Materials

Cherry; Iron; Paper

Dimensions (inches)

0.8 (H) , 1 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

2.032 (H) , 2.54 (Diam)

Measurement Notes

Measurements from previous cataloguer.

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 160, fig 125 B