Chippendale cherrywood tall case clock

Case attributed to Matthew Egerton, Jr., New Brunswick, NJ, circa 1800

The hood with broken arch top having rosettes and distinctive pierced fret scroll board, the case with shaped door and conforming base panel, on ogee feet; the clock face with painted floral and strawberry motifs to top center and each corner.

H: 95 in.


Property of a Bucks County, Pennsylvania collection
Estimate $4,000-6,000

For related examples, see: American Furniture, Volume III, pp. 642-643.

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