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American Decorative Arts
Maker: Simeon Smith Jocelyn, American, 1799–1879

Tall Case Clock

ca. 1800

Mahogany, white pine, yellow poplar

95 1/4 × 19 × 10 in. (241.9 × 48.3 × 25.4 cm)
Bequest of Doris M. Brixey
1984.32.30
Geography: 
Made in New Haven, Connecticut
or made in New Jersey
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Timepieces
Provenance: 

Richard DeWolfe Brixey (1880-1943); by descent to his daughter Doris M. Brixey. Bequest in 1984 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1984,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 39, no. 3 (Winter 1986): 74.

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.