June 20, 2020 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


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Pennsylvania Chippendale cherry tall case clock

Pennsylvania Chippendale cherry tall case clock, ca. 1780, the white face dial, inscribed John Murphy Northampton with a phase of the moon and a calendar mechanism enclosed in a swan's neck bonnet with rosettes flanking a keystone, the narrow waist with fluted quarter columns and a similar base resting on ogee bracket feet, 93" h. John Murphy was the earliest clockmaker in Allentown and this is one of his finest examples.

Condition:Parts: two weights, winder, and minute hand. Rosettes replaced. Flaking to moon phase. Second hand not attached. Pook & Pook does not guarantee clocks to be complate or in working condition.

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$4,148
06/20/2020

 

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