American Decorative Arts
Maker: Birge, Peck, and Company, American, 1849–1858

Shelf Clock

1849–59

Mahogany veneer, white pine

32 3/8 x 19 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. (82.2 x 48.6 x 15.6 cm)
Library Transfer, Gift of Mrs. Florence Bannard Adams
1979.21
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Timepieces
Geography: 
Made in Bristol, Connecticut
Status: 
By appointment
Bibliography: 

Christina Borger, “Hidden Treasures,” New Haven Register (December 13, 2009), E3, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.