Federal Paint Decorated Tall Case Clock, Works by Riley Whiting, Gilt Eagle Decoration

Winchester, Connecticut

Federal Paint Decorated Tall Case Clock, Works by Riley Whiting, Gilt Eagle Decoration

An outstanding paint decorated case; wooden 30-hour weight- driven pull-down movement with strike, open-worked hands, grain painted in shades of light and dark brown with green decoration on hood and door. The white-painted dial features a dramatic gilt and colored eagle within the gilt bordered dial arch; unusual gilt spandrels featuring red and yellow decoration. The dial with calendar and seconds spits inscribed R. Whiting, Winchester within gild band.

Item Date: Circa 1813

Measurement: Height: 84"

Material: Pine

Item Condition: Paint appears to be untouched; works appear to be original. Glass has a diagonal 6" crack. (We can replace glazing with period glass)

Date Added: April 23, 2024

Price: $9,750

SKU 270-179

For More Information, Please Contact David Hillier at 978-597-8084 or email drh@aaawt.com.

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