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American Decorative Arts
Maker, formerly attributed to: Aaron Willard, 1757–1844

Wall clock

1830–40

Mahogany and other woods, paint, glass, brass, and iron

38 × 10 3/4 × 4in. (96.52 × 27.305 × 10.16 cm)
Gift of Constance Cryer Ecklund
2003.128.1
Geography: 
Manufactured in New England, United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Timepieces
Provenance: 

This clock was purchased in Maine in the early part of the 20th century by the donor's aunt, who summered in Maine, and lived in Evanston, Illinois.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2003,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 127.

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.